There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) 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 from Philadelphia, line 11 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlotte (CLT) PHL - CLT
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Charlotte Transportation Center to Tryon & Dalton

$94 - $310

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte

$55 - $95

5 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Charlotte (CLT) BWI - CLT

$185 - $485

Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charlotte (CLT) EWR - CLT

$103 - $356

Train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$75 - $210

Bus La Cubana  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC Atlanta route

$179 - $183

Drive  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) 535.7 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) is to fly and line 11 bus which costs $90 - $310 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Charlotte Station (Amtrak) is 452 miles. The road distance is 535.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Tryon & Dalton via Washington and Charlotte Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak station and arriving at Charlotte Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Charlotte Station (Amtrak), NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Philadelphia to Charlotte Station (Amtrak) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Newport News
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Salisbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Wilmington
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from Charlotte Transportation Center to Tryon & Dalton
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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