There are 7 ways to get from Tennessee to North Carolina by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Chattanooga  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Charlotte (CLT) CHA - CLT

$148 - $772

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc 1082 / ...

$56 - $108

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Fly from Knoxville  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Knoxville (TYS) to Charlotte (CLT) TYS - CLT

$188 - $819

Fly from Memphis  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Charlotte (CLT) MEM - CLT

$166 - $430

Fly from Nashville  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Charlotte (CLT) BNA - CLT

$118 - $279

Bus via Nashville, Tn  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Atlanta, Ga 1105 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc 1082 / ...

$57 - $139

Drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Nashville to Charlotte 411 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tennessee to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Nashville, Tn and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 57 min.

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The distance between Tennessee and North Carolina is 409 miles. The road distance is 411 miles.

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The best way to get from Tennessee to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Tennessee to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Tennessee to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Nashville, Tn station.

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The best way to get from Tennessee to North Carolina is to fly which takes 2 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Chattanooga Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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

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North Carolina is 1 h ahead of Tennessee. It is currently 7:26 AM in Tennessee and 8:26 AM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Tennessee to North Carolina is 411 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to drive from Tennessee to North Carolina.

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  • Distance: 408.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Tennessee, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from East Chattanooga to Charlotte every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nashville to Charlotte via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Civic Center Station, Five Points Station, and Atlanta, Ga in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Knoxville to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Nashville to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Knoxville to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Charlotte via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Bus operators
Megabus
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 Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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Book your Tennessee to North Carolina bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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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 Tennessee to Chattanooga Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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