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Trains from High Point to Kannapolis

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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from High Point to Kannapolis. Traveling by train from High Point to Kannapolis usually takes around one hour and 51 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 49 minutes.

Distance47 mi (76 km)
Fastest train0h 49m
Lowest price£9.08
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines3

What is the price of a train ticket from High Point to Kannapolis?

In the last month, £9.08 was the average price of a train ticket from High Point to Kannapolis. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 1 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £2.82 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from High Point to Kannapolis by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for January. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £9 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from High Point to Kannapolis in July, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £12 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Which train should you take from High Point to Kannapolis?

There are 3 train lines with service from High Point to Kannapolis. Amtrak is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 3 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak32h 15m£12.72
Amtrak Carolinian10h 50m£9.08
Amtrak Piedmont20h 49m£9.08
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 3 Amtrak trains from High Point to Kannapolis every day, as well as 4 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £9.

  • Amtrak Carolinian

    Amtrak Carolinian

    The Amtrak Carolinian is a passenger train service which connects New York City and Washington, DC to some of the most charming destinations in North Carolina. The Carolinian runs an average of 1 trips per day between High Point and Kannapolis, all of which include seats with extra legroom, free WiFi, power outlets, and snacks available in the Café car. The average Amtrak Carolinian ticket price for this route is , and the trip usually lasts around 0 hours and 50 minutes.

  • Amtrak Piedmont

    Amtrak Piedmont

    To accommodate a growing demand for additional train services in North Carolina, the Amtrak Piedmont was established in 1995, offering connections between Charlotte and Raleigh. The route consists of nine stops, with a complete end-to-end trip taking around three hours. The Amtrak Piedmont runs three times daily in either direction. Each train offers WiFi, lavatories, business and coach class seating, and a cafe car to ensure passengers never have to go hungry.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from High Point to Kannapolis 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.

Can you take a train all the way from High Point to Kannapolis?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from High Point to Kannapolis. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from High Point to Kannapolis?

The distance between High Point and Kannapolis is approximately 47 miles, or 76 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 49 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Kannapolis.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from High Point to Kannapolis on Wednesday. Tickets for Wednesday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Sunday. Sunday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs High Point at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. 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 High Point to Kannapolis?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 3 of these are direct connections to Kannapolis. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kannapolis to High Point.

Station Information

Where is the train station in High Point?

Main departure station: Transp Ctr - 100 W 5th St

High Point has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Kannapolis.

All train stations in High Point:

  • Transp Ctr - 100 W 5th St

  • 100 W High Ave

  • Winston-Salem State University (PART bus stop)

Where is the train station in Kannapolis?

Main arrival station: 201 S Main St

Kannapolis has one train station.

Train stations in Kannapolis:

  • 201 S Main St

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