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Charlotte-Boston Train Timetable
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Charlotte to Boston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
What is the price of a train ticket from Charlotte to Boston?
In the last month, £104.70 was the average price of a train ticket from Charlotte, NC to Boston, MA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £45.54 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Charlotte to Boston?
The distance between Charlotte and Boston is approximately 721 miles, or 1160 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 22 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 49 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 Charlotte to Boston are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Sunday 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 Charlotte at 01:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 06:00. 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 Charlotte to Boston?
Trains leave the station in Charlotte twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Charlotte to Boston?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Charlotte, North Carolina to Boston, Massachusetts. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Boston start from £97, and on average cost £112. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station. From Charlotte to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 22 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 17 hours and 49 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Boston.
Where is the train station in Charlotte?
There is one train station in Charlotte:
- 1914 N Tryon St
Where is the train station in Boston?
Boston receives travelers from Charlotte at its two active train stations:
- Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
- South Station
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