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Cheap train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh

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How much are train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh?

Lowest Price£24.23
Fastest Train3h 11m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines3
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Charlotte to Raleigh
4.7
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
Alex
4.0
5 October 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I enjoyed that the check-in process went smoothly and I was able to relax for the duration of the trip.
Cons
At the station and upon boarding the train, the instructions for where to be and which car to board were unclear, I would have liked to see clearer signage.
Tips
Make sure to arrive early!

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Piedmont report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
Rosalie
5.0
14 September 2019Visiting family
Pros
Not too much or toolong stop
Cons
Will use Amtrak while I can.
Tips
Check Amtrak befiore looking for a bus. It is reliable on time excellent service
Cassandra
5.0
12 September 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I had never taken a train before, it was comfortable and not at all what I had expected. I would definitely travel by train in the future.
Tips
I arrived 15 minutes early and they were already boarding.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Charlotte to Raleigh was £25.53. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £1.63 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Charlotte to Raleigh?

The distance between Charlotte and Raleigh is approximately 129.84 miles, or 208.90 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 11 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Charlotte to Raleigh?

On Monday trains from Charlotte to Raleigh are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Charlotte to Raleigh?

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Raleigh. On the route to Raleigh 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Piedmont offers the most scheduled departures between Charlotte to Raleigh, usually offering 1.917 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Raleigh, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh, which start at £12.92.

Here are the 3 train lines that operate from Charlotte to Raleigh

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from £24.23, and on average cost £25.93. Daily there are 1.868852 Amtrak schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.842105 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £26.50 for a one-way train ticket to Raleigh.

Avg. Time
6h 24m
Avg. Price
£25.93

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from £24.23, and on average cost £26.03. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Carolinian in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 3 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost £27.05 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Avg. Time
3h 20m
Avg. Price
£26.03

Amtrak Piedmont

Amtrak Piedmont train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from £24.23, and on average cost £25.98. Daily there are 1.916667 Amtrak Piedmont schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Piedmont in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Piedmont takes 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Piedmont offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £27.08 for a one-way train ticket to Raleigh.

Avg. Time
3h 11m
Avg. Price
£25.98

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Charlotte on their way to Raleigh:
  • 1914 N Tryon St
There is one train station where trains from Charlotte arrive in Raleigh:
  • Union Station

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