The driving time from New York (NY) to North Carolina (NC) is:

10 hours, 16 minutes

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Driving time from New York to North Carolina

How long is the drive from New York to North Carolina? The total driving time is 10 hours, 16 minutes.

Your trip begins in the state of New York. It ends in the state of North Carolina.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from New York to North Carolina.

You can also calculate the cost to drive from New York to North Carolina based on current local gas prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between New York and North Carolina.

Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the flight time from New York to North Carolina.

It takes about 10 to 12 hours to drive from New York to North Carolina if you have just a few short toilet and fuel stops. Where would you like to go in North Carolina?

There are 3 regions to explore in North Carolina, according to They are the Piedmont, mountains and coast. The Piedmont includes Charlotte region, Greensboro & Winston-Salem, Pinehurst & Sandhills and Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle. The mountain region includes Asheville & the foothills, High Country and Smoky Mountains &Cherokee. The coast region includes Albemarle & Pamlico Sounds, Brunswick Islands, Crystal Coast and Inner Coastal Plain.

Asheville is about 11 hours 14 minutes from New York. The city is filled with art galleries, craft breweries, natural attractions and up-and-coming bands. Visit the largest home in America, the 250-room Biltmore House in Asheville.

Asheville is the gateway to the outdoor adventures of western North Carolina. There are plenty of hiking trails in the region. Some of the popular outdoor activities include hiking the Appalachian Trail, hiking the back-country trails, strolling on the gentle nature paths at Grandfather Mountain and taking the Nantahala Gorge canopy tours. Read more at

One not to be missed place to visit near Asheville is the Chimney Rock with panoramic views of the area at Chimney Rock State Park.

New York (NY)

State: New York
Country: United States
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North Carolina (NC)

State: North Carolina
Country: United States
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