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Trains from Salisbury to Cary

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Salisbury - Cary Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Salisbury to Cary. Traveling by train from Salisbury to Cary usually takes around 2 hours and 12 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance95 mi (153 km)
Fastest train2h 10m
Lowest price€19.01
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Piedmont
Train lines3

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Salisbury to Cary

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Amelia

11 February 2022- Business

Amtrak Piedmont

Pros: The staff were very helpful. This was my first train trip and it was good. I already informed family we will use the train for our vacation. Cons: Be on time. I had to cancel my Uber and reschedule due to arriving 30 minutes late. Tips: No.

Pros: The staff were very helpful. This was my first train trip and it was good. I already informed family we will use the train for our vacation. Cons: Be on time. I had to cancel my Uber and reschedule due to arriving 30 minutes late. Tips: No.

Price trends for trains from Salisbury to Cary

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Which train should you take from Salisbury to Cary?

There are 3 train lines with service from Salisbury to Cary. Amtrak Piedmont is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak12h 10m€19.01
Amtrak Carolinian12h 17m€19.01
Amtrak Piedmont22h 10m€19.01
  • 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 1 Amtrak trains from Salisbury to Cary every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €19.

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  • 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 Salisbury 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 2 hours and 17 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 Salisbury 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.

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 Salisbury to Cary?

The distance between Salisbury and Cary is approximately 95 miles, or 153 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 10 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Salisbury to Cary on Sunday. Tickets for Sunday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Tuesday. Tuesday 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 Salisbury 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 Salisbury to Cary?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Salisbury to Cary.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Cary to Salisbury.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Salisbury?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Salisbury.

All train stations in Salisbury:

  • 215 Depot St

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