There are 5 ways to get from Research Triangle to Morehead City by train, bus, 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, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC 6089

Cheapest option

Fly to Jacksonville, drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Jacksonville (OAJ) RDU - OAJ
  2. Drive from Jacksonville to Morehead City

$124 - $618

3 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilson, Nc 312
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC 6089

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Research Triangle to Morehead City 163.8 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to New Bern, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to New Bern (EWN) RDU - EWN
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from New Bern, NC to Morehead City, NC

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The cheapest way to get from Research Triangle to Morehead City is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Research Triangle to Morehead City is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Research Triangle and Morehead City is 141 miles. The road distance is 163.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Research Triangle to Morehead City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Research Triangle to Morehead City. However, there are services departing from RDU Airport at Terminal 1 and arriving at Morehead City, NC via GoRaleigh Station, Raleigh, Nc and Wilson, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Jacksonville Airport.

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Map of how to get from Research Triangle to Morehead City.
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  • Distance: 141.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Research Triangle, NC, USA and Morehead City, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Research Triangle to Morehead City via GoRaleigh Station, Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Wilson, Nc, and Wilson, NC in around 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New Bern via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from New Bern, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Wilson, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30

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