There are 8 ways to get from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Atlanta, Ga 1522 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc 1082 / ...

$53 - $128

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Train  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Tuscaloosa Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent

$75 - $199

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Tuscaloosa to Charlotte 446.8 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Birmingham, fly to Charlotte  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Charlotte (CLT) BHM - CLT

$165 - $880

Bus to Birmingham, fly to Fayetteville Municipal  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) BHM - FAY

$229 - $1,147

Bus, bus to Atlanta, fly to Charlotte  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Charlotte (CLT) ATL - CLT

$256 - $931

Bus to Birmingham, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BHM - RDU

$168 - $884

Bus to Birmingham, fly to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) BHM - GSO

$220 - $1,134

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No, there is no direct bus from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Tuscaloosa, Al and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

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The distance between Tuscaloosa and North Carolina is 518 miles. The road distance is 446.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Tuscaloosa to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tuscaloosa, Al station.

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The best way to get from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina is to bus which takes 8 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 31 min.

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Tuscaloosa 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 Tuscaloosa. It is currently 7:22 PM in Tuscaloosa and 8:22 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Tuscaloosa to North Carolina is 447 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Tuscaloosa to North Carolina.

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  • Distance: 517.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 37 min

What companies run services between Tuscaloosa, AL, USA and North Carolina, USA?

You can take a bus from Tuscaloosa to Charlotte via Atlanta, Ga in around 8 h 37 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Tuscaloosa to Charlotte once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Birmingham to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Atlanta to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Birmingham to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
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 Tuscaloosa Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $440
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 Tuscaloosa, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
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 Tuscaloosa, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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

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