There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Charlotte by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Toronto  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Charlotte (CLT) YYZ - CLT

$185 - $812

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC

$93 - $140

4 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Charlotte (CLT) BUF - CLT

$151 - $640

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi 5371
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Charlotte, Nc 1093 / ...

$94 - $238

Train  •  26 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$158 - $494

Drive  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Charlotte 762.8 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Charlotte is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 12 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Charlotte is to fly which costs $230 - $1,100 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Charlotte. However, there are services departing from Toronto, On and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Charlotte. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Charlotte Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 35 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Charlotte is 945 km. The road distance is 1220.6 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Charlotte without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 22 min and costs $120 - $310.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Toronto to Charlotte, including transfers.

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Toronto to Charlotte bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Toronto, On station.

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Toronto to Charlotte train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Charlotte is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $230 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $310 and takes 21 h 22 min, you could also train, which costs $200 - $650 and takes 26 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Charlotte.
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  • Distance: 590.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Charlotte, NC, USA?

Air Canada, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Charlotte via Detroit, Mi in around 21 h 22 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $110
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
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 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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
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 Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170

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