Charlotte USA's highly developed transportation system includes access to major interstates and highways, intermodal rail facilities, one of the world’s busiest international airports and a network of regional air facilities.
An extensive rail network handles more than 600 trains running through the region each week, and intermodal facilities link road and rail to air and seaports. Class I carriers CSX and Norfolk Southern provide primary service, while shortline railroads include Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway and Lancaster & Chester Railroad.
Charlotte USA also offers convenient access to major seaports along the East Coast, including the Port of Wilmington, which is 200 miles from Charlotte. The Port of Charleston is within 210 miles of Charlotte, the Port of Savannah is 250 miles away, and the Port of Morehead City is within 315 miles.