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About Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Carolinian tickets by searching Wanderu.com. Overall, Amtrak Carolinian serves 374 routes, connecting 24 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Carolinian runs an average of 151 trips per day and 4,219 trips per month. These train trips range in price from $8.13 to $170.78 based on a variety of factors.

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Amtrak Carolinian train Coverage

Daily Trips151
stations24
cities24
countries1

Amtrak Carolinian train amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
RestroomRestroom
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Loyalty rewardsLoyalty rewards
Power outletPower outlet
SnacksSnacks
WiFiWiFi

Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Carolinian

Overall review score for Amtrak Carolinian
4.4
Based on 56 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Timeliness
4.4
Staff
4.4
Value
3.8
Condition
4.5
Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Carolinian
Phillip
5.0
March 27, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The trip was way ahead of schedule. Other than that: it was great.
Cons
Nothing
Theresa
5.0
March 8, 2020Visiting family
Pros
I loved the free wifi!
Cons
I liked every thing!
Tips
Arrive early for departure!
James
5.0
March 26, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
Great experience riding Amtrak
Cons
None
Shirleeta
5.0
February 29, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Relaxing
Cons
Friendlier staff
Tips
Enjoy
Stephanie
5.0
February 18, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The train was clean and inviting for travel. I noticed how helpful the staff was to the passengers. I was also greeted by a NC Ride the Rail attendant.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do Amtrak Carolinian trains have WiFi?

Yes, Amtrak Carolinian offers WiFi on their trains. Although most trips with Amtrak Carolinian will have WiFi as advertised, some trains might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Amtrak Carolinian WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the train?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Amtrak Carolinian trains. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Amtrak Carolinian might sometimes use replacement train vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is Amtrak Carolinian's schedule?

On a typical day, Amtrak Carolinian has 151 scheduled train trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Amtrak Carolinian does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the train?

Yes, Amtrak Carolinian requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the train. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

Are there bathrooms on Amtrak Carolinian trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Amtrak Carolinian trains. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or beverages available?

Amtrak Carolinian provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Be sure to pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry.

Do you have to print your Amtrak Carolinian ticket?

Amtrak Carolinian does not require a printed ticket to board the train. Instead, an eTicket is sent to you by email when you make your reservation. You can use your smartphone to show this eTicket to the ticketing agent as you board.

Does Amtrak Carolinian offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Amtrak Carolinian goes the extra distance to deliver premium features to its customers.

Do you find yourself squished in a regular seat or just love having extra room to sprawl out? Well you’re in luck as Amtrak Carolinian offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between train lines, but getting extra is always good.

Amtrak Carolinian serves travelers in United States with train service to 24 destinations. These are the most popular Amtrak Carolinian schedules and routes.

Alexandria to New York
Daily Trips1
Price$108.43
Durham to Charlotte
Daily Trips1
Price$37.95
Durham to Greensboro
Daily Trips1
Price$16.26
Washington to Raleigh
Daily Trips1
Price$81.32
Philadelphia to Washington
Daily Trips1
Price$52.86

Cheap Amtrak Carolinian ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 151 Amtrak Carolinian trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Carolinian tickets start at just $8.13. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

New York to Washington
Travel DateFri Jun 5
Price$52.86
Baltimore to New York
Travel DateFri Jun 5
Price$52.86
Philadelphia to Washington
Travel DateFri Jun 5
Price$52.86