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Compare train tickets from Philadelphia to Raleigh

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Philadelphia to Raleigh?

Lowest Price£59.29
Fastest Train8h 13m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Philadelphia to Raleigh

Average prices by travel date

£96£64£32MayJun

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £64.70 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Philadelphia to Raleigh. By booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £9.01 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Philadelphia to Raleigh?

The distance between Philadelphia and Raleigh is approximately 345 miles, or 555 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 13 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 Philadelphia to Raleigh are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Thursday 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 Philadelphia at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Philadelphia to Raleigh?

Trains leave the station in Philadelphia twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Raleigh with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Raleigh to Philadelphia. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Philadelphia to Raleigh for £45.67.

What train services are there from Philadelphia to Raleigh?

2 train services operate from Philadelphia to Raleigh. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian18h 28m£73.71
Amtrak Silver Service18h 13m£67.49

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

There is one train station in Philadelphia:

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

Where is the train station in Raleigh?

Raleigh has one train station:

  • Union Station

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