Matthews travel guide

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You're Going to Love Matthews

With a population of 27,198, Matthews is a must-see destination in North Carolina, United States.

Where to Eat in Matthews

If you’re looking for affordable options, Mario's Italian Restaurant - Matthews (2945 Matthews-Weddington Road) and Matthews Wine Cellar (131 Matthews Station St Ste 1A) are great picks.

When to visit Matthews

Matthews in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Matthews in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Matthews


When flying to Matthews, you’ll arrive at Charlotte Douglas Airport (CLT), which is located 14 miles from the city centre. The shortest flight to Matthews from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 19h 55m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Matthews. The train journey from Matthews to Cary takes 2h 58m and costs around $43 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Atlanta, expect to pay about $82 for a 5h 37m trip.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Matthews, including Wanda Coach, FlixBus and Tornado Bus. From Greenville, the bus ride to Matthews takes 210 miles and will cost you around $181. From Washington, D.C., the ticket costs about $227 for a journey of 410 miles.

Airports near Matthews

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Turkish Airlines
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Air Canada
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Alaska Airlines
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Where to stay in Matthews

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlotte Southeast - Matthews and Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Matthews/Charlotte.

Where to stay in popular areas of Matthews

Hiring a car in Matthews

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Matthews (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $19.96 and $26.61. The most frequently booked car type in Matthews is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard car hire (Class Commercial Truck or similar) is, on average, 73% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.