There are 10 ways to get from Paterson to North Carolina by train, plane, bus, subway or car

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Train, train to Newark, fly to Charlotte  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charlotte (CLT) EWR - CLT

$95 - $319

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Charlotte, Nc 1081 / ...

$62 - $164

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Train, train to Newark, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  4. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$103 - $403

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  4. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  5. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$89 - $351

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  5. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$101 - $400

Train, train to Newark, fly to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO
  4. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene

$125 - $633

Train, train to White Plains, fly to Charlotte  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Paterson to Hoboken
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Charlotte (CLT) HPN - CLT

$179 - $734

Bus La Cubana  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Charlotte, NC Atlanta route

$173 - $179

Train  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$97 - $264

Drive  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Paterson to Charlotte 632.9 miles

$60 - $90

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No, there is no direct bus from Paterson to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Main St At Market St and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Newark, Nj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 35 min.

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The distance between Paterson and North Carolina is 451 miles. The road distance is 632.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Paterson to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Paterson to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Paterson to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from Paterson to North Carolina is to bus which takes 13 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Paterson to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlotte, Nc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paterson to North Carolina is 633 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 51 min to drive from Paterson to North Carolina.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paterson to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 450.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Paterson, NJ, USA and North Carolina, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Paterson to Charlotte 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Paterson to Charlotte twice daily. Tickets cost $85 - $240 and the journey takes 11 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from White Plains to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from White Plains to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from White Plains to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Paterson to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Paterson to Hoboken
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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 Newark Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160

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