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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Tampa to Raleigh?

Lowest price£49.42
Fastest train15h 7m
Trains per day2
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Tampa to Raleigh during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Tampa to Raleigh?

In the last month, £49.42 was the average price of a train ticket from Tampa, FL to Raleigh, NC. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 21 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £22.17 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Tampa to Raleigh?

The distance between Tampa and Raleigh is approximately 585 miles, or 942 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 16 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 7 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Tampa to Raleigh are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Tampa at 17:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Tampa to Raleigh?

Trains leave the station in Tampa twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Raleigh faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Raleigh to Tampa. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Tampa to Raleigh for £101.03.

Which train should you take from Tampa to Raleigh?

2 train services operate from Tampa, Florida to Raleigh, North Carolina. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak116h 39m£55.56
Amtrak Silver Service115h 22m£55.56

Amtrak train tickets from Tampa to Raleigh start from £49, and on average cost £56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station, From Tampa to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £57 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tampa.

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Tampa to Raleigh start from £49, and on average cost £56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Silver Service in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station, From Tampa to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 15 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost £57 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tampa.

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