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There are 4 ways to get from Raleigh to Concord by train, car, plane, tram or bus

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Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Kannapolis Amtrak Station Piedmont / ...

$37 - $82

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Concord 147.2 miles

$14 - $21

Fly from Raleigh/Durham, line 501 tram, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Charlotte (CLT) RDU - CLT
  2. Take the line 501 tram from CTC Station to JW Clay Blvd Station
  3. Take the bus from JW Clay LYNX Station to The Village / Big Lots

$220 - $371

Bus to Fayetteville Municipal, fly, line 501 tram, bus  •  5 h 59 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 line 501 tram from CTC Station to JW Clay Blvd Station
  4. Take the bus from JW Clay LYNX Station to The Village / Big Lots

$187 - $906

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Concord is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Concord is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Concord is 113 miles. The road distance is 147.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Concord without a car is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Raleigh to Concord, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Concord is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Raleigh to Concord.

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American Airlines offers flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Concord. 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 25 min and costs $2 - $3.

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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Raleigh to Concord 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
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 Kannapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 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
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Tram from CTC Station to JW Clay Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
Bus operators
Concord Kannapolis Area Transit
Phone
(704) 920-7433
Website
ckrider.com
Bus from JW Clay LYNX Station to The Village / Big Lots
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ckrider.com
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 Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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