There are 6 ways to get from Raleigh to Boone by train, car, bus or plane

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

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Train, drive, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Kannapolis Amtrak
  2. Drive from Kannapolis Amtrak to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Boone

$101 - $175

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Megabus, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Durham to Charlotte NC
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Boone

$141 - $243

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Boone 190.1 miles

$18 - $27

Fly from Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Charlotte (CLT) RDU - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Boone

$312 - $548

Bus to Fayetteville Municipal, fly, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
  2. Fly from Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) to Charlotte (CLT) FAY - CLT
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  4. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Boone

$279 - $1,083

Train, fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) CLT - TRI
  3. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Boone

$216 - $1,053

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Boone is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Boone is to drive which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $18 - $27.

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The distance between Raleigh and Boone is 278 km. The road distance is 304 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Raleigh to Boone, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Boone, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Raleigh to Boone via GoDurham Station, Durham, Charlotte NC, Charlotte Airport, and Hickory Airport in around 7 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Kannapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Hickory Airport to Boone
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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