The driving time from Atlanta, Georgia to Charlotte, North Carolina is:

3 hours, 39 minutes

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Driving time from Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC

How long is the drive from Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC? The total driving time is 3 hours, 39 minutes.

Your trip begins in Atlanta, Georgia. It ends in Charlotte, North Carolina.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from Atlanta, GA to Charlotte, NC.

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Did you know that Charlotte is also known as The Thrill Capital of the Southeast?

The city is home to Carowinds, Ray’s Splash Planet, The Speedpark at Concord Mills and Victory Lane Indoor Carting Center.

Carowinds has the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster called the Windseeker. Ray’s Splash Planet is the indoor place to be when the outside is unbearable. It is a 29,000 square foot indoor water park and fitness center. The water park is equipped with waterslides, lazy river and water squirters.

At Victory Lane Indoor Carting Center try out the Italian-made specialty karts on a European-style indoor course.

Children can have their imagination challenged at the Carolinas Aviation Museum, Discovery Place, ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center, Discovery Place Kids, Charlotte Nature Museum, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, Carolina Raptor Center and more.

For those who love the art and performance, Charlotte has the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Mint Museum Uptown, Mint Museum Randolph, Blumenthal Performing Art, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Knights Theater and The North Carolina Dance Theatre.

And if you are a Bank of America cardholder you may receive free general admission to some of the arts and performing centers in Charlotte. For more information check out

Atlanta, Georgia

City: Atlanta
State: Georgia
Country: United States
Category: cities

Charlotte, North Carolina

City: Charlotte
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Category: cities

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