How to Reach Chapel Hill - The Easiest Way to Reach Chapel Hill


  • By Air: Raleigh-Durham International Airport is the nearest airport to Chapel Hill and serves flights from major destinations in USA. The airport is at a distance of 20 minutes from Chapel Hill.
  • By Bus/Car: You can reach Chapel Hill by bus or renting a car from major cities of North Carolina.


  • By Bus: The Chapel Hill Transit Authority provides efficient transport service within the University of North Carolina which covers major attractions. Although, these services are less reliable during nights, especially game nights. These buses are generally free.
  • By Car: Apart from the university campus and the Franklin Street downtown, it is difficult to spot a public transport and the best way to get around is by a self-driven car.
  • By Bike: The town is a great location for biking. Mountain biking, community biking are popular activities in Chapel Hill. 

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Modes of Transportation in Chapel Hill

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Chapel Hill. The most preferred mode of transport in Chapel Hill is Car.

Average distance: 37.01 km Average time: 36.67 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 36.67 min Overall average time for 37.01 kms 36.67 min

How to Reach Chapel Hill from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Durham to Chapel Hill 14.95 km 14 mins
Cary to Chapel Hill 28.04 km 28 mins
Raleigh to Chapel Hill 43.9 km 43 mins
Wake forest to Chapel Hill 58.1 km 58 mins
Knightdale to Chapel Hill 61.38 km 1 hour 1 mins
Manson to Chapel Hill 83.91 km 1 hour 23 mins
Southport to Chapel Hill 120.73 km 2 hours 23 mins
Wilmington to Chapel Hill 126.53 km 2 hours 6 mins
Charlotte to Chapel Hill 201.65 km 3 hours 21 mins
Washington, d. c. to Chapel Hill 232.16 km 3 hours 52 mins
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