There are 8 ways to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Charlotte to Providence  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Providence (PVD) CLT - PVD

$133 - $504

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny 1082 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$81 - $187

6 alternative options

Line 300 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Providence  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St to Regional Transit Center
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Providence (PVD) RDU - PVD

$126 - $268

Fly Charlotte to Boston, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Boston (BOS) CLT - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$122 - $474

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Boston, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Boston (BOS) RDU - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$140 - $438

Train  •  15 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station Crescent / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$202 - $559

Bus Pandora Bus  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte - 3301-400 Freedom Dr. to New York, NY - 103 Canal St. Pandora Bus
  2. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI

$95 - $107

Drive  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Providence 807.6 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island is to fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 5 min.

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The distance between North Carolina and Rhode Island is 586 miles. The road distance is 807.6 miles.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island without a car is to train which takes 15 h 56 min and costs $200 - $600.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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North Carolina to Rhode Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs $130 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 15 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs $90 - $110 and takes 17 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from North Carolina to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 585.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between North Carolina, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

American Airlines, Frontier Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charlotte to Warwick hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charlotte to Providence via Charlotte Amtrak and New York Penn Station in around 15 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St to Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Charlotte - 3301-400 Freedom Dr. to New York, NY - 103 Canal St.
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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