There are 5 ways to get from Wilmington to Asheville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Raleigh, Nc 392 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc 4845

$50 - $121

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Bus via Winston Salem, Nc  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Raleigh, Nc 392 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$57 - $141

Bus via Columbia  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Myrtle Beach, Sc 387
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Columbia
  3. Take the bus from Columbia to Asheville

$70 - $116

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Asheville 324.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Wilmington (ILM) to Asheville (AVL) ILM - AVL

$183 - $953

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The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Asheville is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Asheville is to drive which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Wilmington and Asheville is 447 km. The road distance is 519 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 41 min to get from Wilmington to Asheville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Downtown Station and arriving at Asheville, Nc via Wilmington, Nc and Raleigh, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Wilmington, NC, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Asheville via Forden Station, Wilmington, Nc, and Raleigh, Nc in around 11 h 41 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Wilmington to Asheville hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wilmington to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Wilmington to Asheville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wilmington to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wilmington to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Wilmington, Nc to Myrtle Beach, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Columbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Columbia to Asheville
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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