There are 4 ways to get from Orlando to Raleigh by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) MCO - RDU

$84 - $655

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Bus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Raleigh, Nc 1014 / ...

$64 - $153

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Train  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star

$90 - $260

Drive  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to Raleigh 595.8 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Raleigh is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to Raleigh is to fly which costs $80 - $700 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Orlando Amtrak and arriving at Raleigh Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 2 min.

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The distance between Orlando and Raleigh is 528 miles. The road distance is 595.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Raleigh without a car is to train which takes 13 h 2 min and costs $90 - $260.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Orlando to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Orlando to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Orlando, Fl station.

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Orlando to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Orlando Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Raleigh is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs $80 - $700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $260 and takes 13 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs $60 - $160 and takes 14 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Orlando to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 527.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Orlando to Raleigh hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Orlando to Raleigh once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $260 and the journey takes 13 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160

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The quickest flight from Orlando Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Orlando to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Raleigh, Nc station.

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Orlando to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Raleigh Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando to Raleigh is 596 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to drive from Orlando to Raleigh.

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Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Orlando Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Raleigh. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Orlando Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 41 min and costs $3.

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