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There are 9 ways to get from Raleigh to Tulsa by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Tulsa (TUL) RDU - TUL

$166 - $807

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Bus via Durham, NC  •  33 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Tulsa, Ok

$140 - $326

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville, drive  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Fayetteville (XNA) RDU - XNA
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Tulsa

$232 - $1,118

Train to Charlotte, fly to Tulsa  •  9 h 19 min

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

$226 - $1,000

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Stillwater, bus  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Stillwater (SWO) RDU - SWO
  2. Take the bus from Stillwater, OK to Tulsa, OK

$303 - $1,245

Bus  •  33 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Tulsa, Ok

$141 - $371

Train, bus via Kansas City, Mo  •  38 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Union Station
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Tulsa, Ok

$255 - $719

Train, bus  •  46 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Tulsa, Ok

$244 - $665

Drive  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Tulsa 1155.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Tulsa is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Tulsa is to fly which costs $160 - $850 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh station to Tulsa. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Tulsa, Ok via Raleigh, Nc, Atlanta, Ga and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 24 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Tulsa is 975 miles. The road distance is 1155.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Tulsa without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 24 min and costs $140 - $380.

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Raleigh to Tulsa, including transfers.

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Raleigh to Tulsa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Raleigh, Nc station.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Tulsa is to fly which takes 7 h 22 min and costs $160 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $380 and takes 33 h 24 min.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Tulsa Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Raleigh to Tulsa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tulsa, Ok station.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Tulsa.
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  • Distance: 975.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Tulsa, OK, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Raleigh to Tulsa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raleigh to Tulsa via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Atlanta, Ga, and St Louis, Mo in around 33 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Tulsa
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Tulsa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Tulsa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Stillwater via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Stillwater via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Stillwater via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Stillwater via Pittsburgh, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Tulsa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Tulsa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Tulsa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $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 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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Stillwater, OK to Tulsa, OK
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Book at
jeffersonlines.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 Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Tulsa, Ok
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Tulsa, Ok
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Chicago, Il to Tulsa, Ok
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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Tulsa is 1 h behind Raleigh. It is currently 8:22 PM in Raleigh and 7:22 PM in Tulsa.

Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Tulsa is 1155 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 9 min to drive from Raleigh to Tulsa.

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

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There are 134+ hotels available in Tulsa. Prices start at $52 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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