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There are 3 ways to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville 385 / ...

$25 - $55

2 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Wilson Amtrak Station Carolinian
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Jacksonville, NC 6189

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville 134.7 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville. However, there are services departing from RDU Airport at Terminal 2 and arriving at Jacksonville via GoRaleigh Station and Raleigh, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) and Jacksonville is 110 miles. The road distance is 134.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $25 - $55.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville, including transfers.

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Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Raleigh, Nc station.

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Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Jacksonville. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville.
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  • Distance: 109.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU), USA and Jacksonville, NC, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Raleigh/Durham Airport (RDU) to Jacksonville 3 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Wilson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Jacksonville, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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