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There are 10 ways to get from Raleigh to Pensacola by plane, taxi, car, train or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Pensacola (PNS) RDU - PNS

$204 - $705

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Bus  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$112 - $259

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso, taxi  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Valparaiso (VPS) RDU - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$312 - $903

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Mobile, drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Mobile (MOB) RDU - MOB
  2. Drive from Mobile to Pensacola

$179 - $914

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Panama City, drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Panama City (ECP) RDU - ECP
  2. Drive from Panama City to Pensacola

$224 - $1,121

Train to Charlotte, fly to Pensacola  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Pensacola (PNS) CLT - PNS

$244 - $1,198

Train to Charlotte, fly to Valparaiso, taxi  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Valparaiso (VPS) CLT - VPS
  3. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$362 - $1,346

Train, bus via Rosa Parks Station Bay I  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$143 - $343

Train, bus  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl

$182 - $480

Drive  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Pensacola 734.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Pensacola is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Pensacola is to fly and taxi which costs $310 - $950 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Pensacola is 622 miles. The road distance is 734.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Pensacola without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 19 min and costs $110 - $260.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Raleigh to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Pensacola is to fly which takes 6 h 28 min and costs $200 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $260 and takes 19 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Pensacola Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 47 min and has one stopover.

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Pensacola is 1 h behind Raleigh. It is currently 11:52 PM in Raleigh and 10:52 PM in Pensacola.

Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Pensacola is 735 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to drive from Raleigh to Pensacola.

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

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Pensacola.
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  • Distance: 622.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Pensacola, FL, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Raleigh to Pensacola hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raleigh to Pensacola via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Jacksonville, Fl, Tallahassee, Fl, and Pensacola, Fl in around 19 h 19 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Mobile via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
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
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
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
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 Greensboro Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
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 Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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There are 295+ hotels available in Pensacola. Prices start at $64 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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