There are 7 ways to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Providence to Charlotte  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Charlotte (CLT) PVD - CLT

$133 - $504

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Bus Wanda Coach  •  16 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Charlotte, NC Nyc

$66 - $70

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Train to Boston, fly to Charlotte  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charlotte (CLT) BOS - CLT

$129 - $475

Fly Providence to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PVD - RDU
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$126 - $268

Train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$206 - $557

Bus Greyhound USA  •  19 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Charlotte, Nc 1041 / ...

$85 - $196

Drive  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Charlotte 811.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina is to bus which costs $66 - $70 and takes 16 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina is to fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rhode Island to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 54 min.

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The distance between Rhode Island and North Carolina is 586 miles. The road distance is 811.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina without a car is to train which takes 16 h 11 min and costs $200 - $600.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Rhode Island to North Carolina bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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The best way to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina is to fly which takes 4 h 8 min and costs $130 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 16 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs $66 - $70 and takes 16 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 9 min.

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Rhode Island to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlotte, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Rhode Island to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 585.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

What companies run services between Rhode Island, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Warwick to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Providence to Charlotte via New York Penn Station and Charlotte Amtrak in around 16 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Providence to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Providence to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Boston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Charlotte via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Providence to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Providence to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160

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Yes, the driving distance between Rhode Island to North Carolina is 811 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 3 min to drive from Rhode Island to North Carolina.

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Providence Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in North Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rhode Island to Providence Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs $2.

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