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There are 7 ways to get from Raleigh to Cherokee by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train, bus, drive  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Atlanta Peachtree Station
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dalton
  4. Drive from Dalton to Cherokee

$112 - $263

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus, drive  •  17h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Athens, Tn
  3. Drive from Athens, Tn to Cherokee

$69 - $133

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Bus, drive  •  16h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Athens, Tn
  3. Drive from Athens, Tn to Cherokee

$70 - $178

Drive  •  6h 41m

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Cherokee 363.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville, drive  •  7h 12m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Knoxville (TYS) RDU - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Cherokee

$179 - $335

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta, shuttle, drive  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Atlanta (ATL) RDU - ATL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Atlanta Airport to Dalton
  3. Drive from Dalton to Cherokee

$125 - $346

Train to Charlotte, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Knoxville (TYS) CLT - TYS
  3. Drive from Knoxville to Cherokee

$229 - $1,108

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Cherokee is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Cherokee is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 41m.

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The distance between Raleigh and Cherokee is 312 miles. The road distance is 363.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 14h 33m to get from Raleigh to Cherokee, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Knoxville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Cherokee is 364 miles. It takes approximately 6h 41m to drive from Raleigh to Cherokee.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Knoxville Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Cherokee. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 26m and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Cherokee.
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  • Distance: 311.8 miles
  • Duration: 14h 33m

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

There is no direct connection from Raleigh to Cherokee. However, you can take the train to Charlotte Amtrak Station, take the train to Atlanta Peachtree Station, take the walk to Peachtree St @ Spring St, take the line 110 bus to Arts Center Station, take the walk to Arts Center Station, take the subway to Five Points Station, take the walk to Atlanta, Ga, take the bus to Dalton, then take the drive to Cherokee. Alternatively, you can take the line 1 bus to Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, take the walk to Raleigh, Nc, take the bus to Atlanta, Ga, take the bus to Athens, Tn, then take the drive to Cherokee.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Charlotte to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
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 Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 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
Train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Atlanta Peachtree Station
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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 Atlanta, Ga to Dalton
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Athens, Tn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Groome Transportation
Phone
(800) 280-9270
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from Atlanta Airport to Dalton
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
groometransportation.com

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