Trains from High Point to Cary

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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from High Point to Cary. Traveling by train from High Point to Cary usually takes around 4 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in one hour and 37 minutes.

Distance69 mi (112 km)
Fastest train1h 37m
Lowest price€14.58
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines3

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from High Point to Cary

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Kaye

17 July 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Carolinian

Pros: It was absolutely wonderful It took the same amount of time to have driven! I was delighted to just sit back and enjoy the inexpensive ride instead of driving. Cons: Everything was fine.

Pros: It was absolutely wonderful It took the same amount of time to have driven! I was delighted to just sit back and enjoy the inexpensive ride instead of driving. Cons: Everything was fine.

5.0

Susan

21 June 2019- Visiting friends

Amtrak Carolinian

Pros: Effortless and so convient. Cons: perfect. Tips: take the train - I loved it.

Pros: Effortless and so convient. Cons: perfect. Tips: take the train - I loved it.

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

In the last month, €24.69 was the average price of a train ticket from High Point to Cary. 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 8 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €13.19 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

€58€39€19AugAug

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from High Point to Cary will vary between €15 and €49. Planning a train trip to Cary within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from High Point over the next 7 days is €15. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from High Point to Cary by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for May. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €15 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from High Point to Cary in August, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €34 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.

Prices as travel date approaches

€24€19€15€10€53020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 8 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Cary from High Point will be about €13.19 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from High Point to Cary?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak38h 0m€44.34
Amtrak Carolinian11h 43m€14.58
Amtrak Piedmont21h 38m€14.58
  • 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 Cary every day, as well as 5 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €15.

  • 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 Cary, 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 43 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 Cary 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 Cary?

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

The distance between High Point and Cary is approximately 69 miles, or 112 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 37 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from High Point to Cary are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Cary?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Cary. 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 Cary to High Point.

City Information

Cary

Cary, NC, US - CYN-0

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Cary is a town in North Carolina's Research Triangle and a fast-growing suburb of Raleigh. Known for its robust dining scene and the sports teams it hosts, Cary is a top destination in the Raleigh-Durham area. North Carolina FC and North Carolina Courage share the WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, and the city also hosts the USA Baseball National Training Complex, where you can attend many amateur and pre-professional baseball events throughout the year.

Outdoor enthusiasts can check out hiking and running trails on the Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve and American Tobacco Trail, a 22-mile rail-trail from Durham to Wake County.

The city of Cary also features a bustling craft beer scene, best experienced at one of its taverns, pubs, ale houses, or breweries. Fortnight Brewing Company and Bond Brothers Beer Company are two of many to check out. Downtown Cary is a charming neighborhood teeming with cafes, art centers, neighborhood bars, boutique hotels, and outdoor green spaces. Of course, the highlight of any visit to Cary is its dining scene: lick the barbecue sauce from your fingers at Brew N Que or savor a pastry at La Farm Bakery.

Three Amtrak trains, the Carolinian, Piedmont, and Silver Service, stop in Cary on their north-south routes. Train service makes it easy to reach Charlotte, New York, and Miami from Cary. Access intercity bus service in nearby Raleigh, where Greyhound, Tornado Bus, Wanda Coach, and more provide service to destinations throughout the South and the country at large.

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 Cary.

All train stations in High Point:

  • 100 W High Ave

  • Transp Ctr - 100 W 5th St

  • Winston-Salem State University (PART bus stop)

Where is the train station in Cary?

Main arrival station: 211 N Academy St

Cary has one train station.

Train stations in Cary:

  • 211 N Academy St

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