There are 3 ways to get from Raleigh to Concord by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  3 h 14 min

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

$37 - $82

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Concord 147.2 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, line 11 bus, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Charlotte (CLT) RDU - CLT
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Charlotte Transportation Center to Tryon & UNCC Research
  3. Take the bus from JW Clay LYNX Station to Rider Transit Center

$216 - $370

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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 14 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 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 58 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 27+ 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 26 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Concord.
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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
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 Kannapolis Amtrak
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
Bus operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from Charlotte Transportation Center to Tryon & UNCC Research
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
Concord Kannapolis Area Transit
Phone
(704) 920-7433
Website
ckrider.com
Bus from JW Clay LYNX Station to Rider Transit Center
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ckrider.com

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