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Trains from High Point to Burlington

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Trip Summary

There are 5 daily trains from High Point to Burlington. Traveling by train from High Point to Burlington usually takes around 54 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 39 minutes.

Distance33 mi (53 km)
Fastest train0h 39m
Lowest price€8.61
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines3

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from High Point to Burlington

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

4.0

4.0

David

25 May 2019- Visiting family

Amtrak Piedmont

Pros: Very relaxed and enjoyable experience. Cons: Lower prices.

Pros: Very relaxed and enjoyable experience. Cons: Lower prices.

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

In the last month, €8.61 was the average price of a train ticket from High Point, NC to Burlington, NC. 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 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €2.12 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from High Point to Burlington by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around €10 whenever you decide to board the train to Burlington.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from High Point to Burlington remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from High Point to Burlington?

There are 3 train lines with service from High Point to Burlington. Amtrak is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21h 20m€10.37
Amtrak Carolinian10h 42m€8.61
Amtrak Piedmont20h 40m€8.61
  • 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 2 Amtrak trains from High Point to Burlington every day, as well as 3 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 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 0 hours and 42 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 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Burlington?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from High Point to Burlington. 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 Burlington?

The distance between High Point and Burlington is approximately 33 miles, or 53 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 39 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Burlington.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from High Point to Burlington are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 High Point at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. 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 Burlington?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Burlington. 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 Burlington to High Point.

Station Information

Where is the train station in High Point?

Main departure station: 100 W High Ave

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

All train stations in High Point:

  • 100 W High Ave

  • Transp Ctr - 100 W 5th St

  • Winston-Salem State University (PART bus stop)

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