How far is Cary from Charlotte?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cary and Charlotte is 122.35 miles (196.91 km).

Flight distance from Cary, NC to Charlotte, NC is 122.35 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 19 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from Cary to Charlotte with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cary, North Carolina to Charlotte, North Carolina is: 161.94 miles (260.61 km) by car.

Driving from Cary to Charlotte will take approximately 02 hours 27 minutes.

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#1 Cary

Town in North Carolina, United States

Population 173587
GPS Coordinates 35°47'30"N 78°46'52"W
Latitude 35.7915400
Longitude -78.7811200
Altitude 152
Country United States
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#2 Charlotte

City in and county seat of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States

Population 900350
GPS Coordinates 35°13'38"N 80°50'35"W
Latitude 35.2270900
Longitude -80.8431300
Altitude 229
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Cary and Charlotte

The distance between Cary and Charlotte is 261 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 53 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Cary and Charlotte. The current time is 04:26:50.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 23 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 02 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 14 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 41 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 18 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 09 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 01 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 21.63 liters (5.71 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cary and Charlotte.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cary to Charlotte is $23.44 (diesel $27.71).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 03, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Cary and Charlotte (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Apex, NC to Cary 11.52 miles (19 km)

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Driving distance from Asheville, NC to Cary 241.57 miles (389 km)

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Driving distance from Burlington, NC to Cary 52.34 miles (84 km)

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Driving distance from Chapel Hill, NC to Cary 275.98 miles (444 km)

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Driving distance from Concord, NC to Cary 117.07 miles (188 km)

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Driving distance from Durham, NC to Cary 18.91 miles (30 km)

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Driving distance from Fayetteville, NC to Cary 71.58 miles (115 km)

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Driving distance from Gastonia, NC to Cary 181.02 miles (291 km)

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Driving distance from Greensboro, NC to Cary 71.17 miles (115 km)

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Driving distance from Greenville, NC to Cary 92.81 miles (149 km)

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Driving distance from High Point, NC to Cary 86.81 miles (140 km)

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Driving distance from Huntersville, NC to Cary 157.64 miles (254 km)

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