There are 9 ways to get from Rocky Mount to Wilmington 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 via Washington Union Station  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak to Washington Union Station Silver Star / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$126 - $342

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Bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Richmond, Va 1084
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Wilmington, De 3038 / ...

$45 - $107

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Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rocky Mount Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$55 - $150

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rocky Mount to Wilmington 344.3 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, line 1 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd to GoRaleigh Station
  3. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Philadelphia (PHL) RDU - PHL
  4. Take the train from Chester to Wilmington

$85 - $502

Bus to Norfolk, fly to Philadelphia  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORF - PHL

$209 - $549

Bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Baltimore (BWI) RDU - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak

$171 - $476

Bus, line 961 bus, line 107 bus to Newport News, fly to Philadelphia  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Norfolk, Va
  2. Take the line 961 bus from Wood & Church to Newport News Transfer Center
  3. Take the line 107 bus from Washington & 37Th to Patrick Henry Mall
  4. Fly from Newport News (PHF) to Philadelphia (PHL) PHF - PHL

$204 - $1,010

Bus, bus to Wilmington, fly to Philadelphia  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
  3. Fly from Wilmington (ILM) to Philadelphia (PHL) ILM - PHL

$217 - $957

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No, there is no direct bus from Rocky Mount to Wilmington. However, there are services departing from Rocky Mount, Nc and arriving at Wilmington, De via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rocky Mount Amtrak and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Rocky Mount and Wilmington is 292 miles. The road distance is 344.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Rocky Mount to Wilmington without a car is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Rocky Mount to Wilmington, including transfers.

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Rocky Mount to Wilmington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Rocky Mount, Nc station.

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Rocky Mount to Wilmington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Rocky Mount Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Rocky Mount to Wilmington is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 21 min.

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Rocky Mount to Wilmington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wilmington, De station.

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Map of how to get from Rocky Mount to Wilmington.
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  • Distance: 291.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Rocky Mount, NC, USA and Wilmington, DE, USA?

You can take a train from Rocky Mount to Wilmington via Washington Union Station in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rocky Mount to Wilmington via Richmond, Va in around 7 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Norfolk to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Newport News to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Wilmington to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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 Rocky Mount Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Rocky Mount Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
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 Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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 Rocky Mount, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
GoRaleigh
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Website
goraleigh.org
Bus from Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd to GoRaleigh Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
raleighnc.gov
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Washington & 37Th to Patrick Henry Mall
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com

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Rocky Mount to Wilmington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rocky Mount to Wilmington is 344 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to drive from Rocky Mount to Wilmington.

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

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