TransportationTop things to doAttractionsRestaurantsActivitiesShoppingNightlifeEntertainmentHotelsTours▲ Train Station in CharlotteAmtrak StationThe station is 1.6 miles northeast of downtown and is served by the Carolinian/Piedmont from New York City and the Crescent route from New York York, Atlanta and New Orleans. Airport in CharlotteCharlotte Douglas International AirportAn American Airlines hub with nonstop flights from Europe and the UK. The airport is 7 miles west of downtown. Bus Station in CharlotteCharlotte Transportation CenterCharlotte's main transit center for local bus and light-rail services run by Charlotte Area Transit. Bus Station in CharlotteGreyhound StationLocated just northwest of downtown.