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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 453 routes, connecting 24 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Carolinian runs an average of 366 trips per day and 5,117 trips per month. These train trips range in price from £2.75 to £235.40 based on a variety of factors.

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Amtrak Carolinian train coverage

Daily Trips366
stations24
cities24
countries1

Amtrak Carolinian train amenities

Amtrak Carolinian
Air conditioningAir conditioning
ToiletToilet
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Loyalty rewardsLoyalty rewards
Power pointPower point
SnacksSnacks
WiFiWiFi

Amtrak Carolinian reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Amtrak Carolinian
4.4
Based on 70 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Timeliness
4.4
Staff
4.5
Value
3.9
Condition
4.5
Amtrak Carolinian reviews from Wanderu customers
Nayan
4.0
30 August 2020Visiting family
Pros
clean and peaceful travelclean and peaceful travel
Cons
social distancing not happens was very scared and worried. social distancing not happens was very scared and worried.
Tips
No social distancing, travel on your own risk the trains was pretty crowded. No social distancing, travel on your own risk the trains was pretty crowded.
The
4.0
12 August 2020Business
Pros
Barely any people were traveling.Barely any people were traveling.
Cons
The cleanliness of the seats and bathroomThe cleanliness of the seats and bathroom
Tips
Bring some type of cover it gets really chillyBring some type of cover it gets really chilly
Andreia
3.0
9 August 2020Visiting family
Pros
ConvenientConvenient
Cons
Time. The train was 1.5 hours lateTime. The train was 1.5 hours late
Valerie C
5.0
6 August 2020Visiting family
Pros
Helpfulness and friendliness of staff, convenience of fully stocked Restaurant, with friendly customer service, clean washrooms.Helpfulness and friendliness of staff, convenience of fully stocked Restaurant, with friendly customer service, clean washrooms.
Cons
The wifi was in and out, I guess could be expected when passing through no service areas.The wifi was in and out, I guess could be expected when passing through no service areas.
Tips
Follow conducters regular announcements, of mandated regulations of wearing a mask.Follow conducters regular announcements, of mandated regulations of wearing a mask.
Inyajah
5.0
2 August 2020Business
Pros
It was enjoyable. The views were nice and the seating was comfortable for my height . Staff was friendly and polite.It was enjoyable. The views were nice and the seating was comfortable for my height . Staff was friendly and polite.
Cons
More trains should be available leaving Greensboro. Their was only 2optionsMore trains should be available leaving Greensboro. Their was only 2options
Tips
Buckle up and ENJOY the rideBuckle up and ENJOY the ride

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 points or USB points on the train?

Yes, there are power points 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 neighbour might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power points, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a power point USB converter 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 366 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 toilets 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 drinks offered during the trip?

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.

Cheap Amtrak Carolinian tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 366 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 £2.75. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

Selma to Cary
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
Price£3.53
Cary to Raleigh
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
Price£2.75
Richmond to New York
Travel DateSat 5 Dec
Price£32.17
Petersburg to Newark
Travel DateSat 5 Dec
Price£32.17
Raleigh to Selma
Travel DateFri 4 Dec
Price£3.53