There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to North Carolina 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 to Fayetteville Municipal  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) IAD - FAY

$211 - $539

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte

$44 - $62

7 alternative options

Fly to Charlotte  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlotte (CLT) IAD - CLT

$134 - $550

Fly to Wilmington  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Wilmington (ILM) IAD - ILM

$187 - $898

Fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  2 h 56 min

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

$92 - $276

Fly to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) IAD - GSO
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot

$174 - $414

Train  •  7 h 51 min

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

$117 - $223

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlotte, Nc 1051

$55 - $134

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlotte 374 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to North Carolina is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 55 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to North Carolina is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 1 h 30 min.

More details

The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and North Carolina is 244 miles. The road distance is 374 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to North Carolina, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Charlotte via N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay E, Pennsylvania Avenue and 26th Street NW and Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

More details

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and North Carolina, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fayetteville 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlotte once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 58 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $480
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Manassas Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
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
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
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 Washington, Dc to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Trips from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD)