There are 7 ways to get from Raleigh to Cherokee by train, bus, taxi, car 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, bus, taxi  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
  4. Take a taxi from Asheville, Nc to Cherokee

$197 - $307

Cheapest option

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta, drive  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Atlanta (ATL) RDU - ATL
  2. Drive from Atlanta to Cherokee

$98 - $308

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Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Cherokee 298.5 miles

$29 - $45

Train to Charlotte, fly to Asheville, drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Asheville (AVL) CLT - AVL
  3. Drive from Asheville to Cherokee

$215 - $1,102

Train to Charlotte, fly to Knoxville, drive  •  8 h 12 min

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

$228 - $1,105

Train to Charlotte, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) CLT - GSP
  3. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Cherokee

$200 - $959

Train to Charlotte, fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  8 h 33 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 Cherokee

$222 - $1,061

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Cherokee is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Cherokee is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Cherokee is 265 miles. The road distance is 298.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Cherokee without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 7 h 39 min and costs $190 - $310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Raleigh to Cherokee, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Asheville Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Cherokee is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Raleigh to Cherokee.

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American Airlines offers flights from Charlotte Airport to Asheville Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Cherokee. Prices start at $69 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 26 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Cherokee.
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  • Distance: 265 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 39 min

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 Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center, take the walk to Greensboro, Nc, take the bus to Winston Salem, Nc, take the bus to Asheville, Nc, then take the taxi to Cherokee. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Cherokee.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Asheville
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
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
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 Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com
Other operators
Taxi from Asheville, Nc to Cherokee
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Asheville Taxi
Phone
+1 828-333-1976
Website
avltaxi.com

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