Trains from Kannapolis to Burlington
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There are 4 daily trains from Kannapolis to Burlington. Traveling by train from Kannapolis to Burlington usually takes around one hour and 29 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in one hour and 28 minutes.
|Distance||79 mi (126 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 28m|
|Trains per day||4|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Piedmont|
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Which train should you take from Kannapolis to Burlington?
There are 3 train lines with service from Kannapolis to Burlington. Amtrak Piedmont is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Carolinian||1||1h 35m||£14.85|
|Amtrak Piedmont||2||1h 28m||£14.85|
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 1 Amtrak trains from Kannapolis to Burlington every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £15.
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 Kannapolis and Burlington, 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 1 hours and 35 minutes.
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 Kannapolis to Burlington 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.
How long is the train journey from Kannapolis to Burlington?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains departing from Kannapolis to Burlington tend to have the most passengers on Friday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Friday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Wednesday as the least number of people tend to travel then.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Kannapolis at 07:00 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 Kannapolis to Burlington?
There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Kannapolis to Burlington.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Burlington to Kannapolis.
Where is the train station in Kannapolis?
Main departure station: 201 S Main St
There is one train station in Kannapolis.
All train stations in Kannapolis:
201 S Main St
Where is the train station in Burlington?
Main arrival station: 101 N Main St
Burlington has one train station.
Train stations in Burlington:
101 N Main St
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