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There is one daily train from Alderson to Culpeper. Traveling by train from Alderson to Culpeper usually takes around 6 hours, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||153 mi (246 km)|
|Fastest train||6h 0m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Cardinal|
Which train should you take from Alderson to Culpeper?
Amtrak Cardinal is the one and only train line which connects Alderson, West Virginia to Culpeper, Virginia. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Cardinal||1||5h 33m||€37.11|
The Amtrak Cardinal is a long distance passenger rail service from New York to Chicago, connecting a total of 31 cities. As one of Amtrak's most scenic train routes, the Cardinal is a popular train line connecting the Northeast to the Southeast, and offers top-notch comfort thanks to its seats with extra legroom, free WiFi, power outlets, and snacks available for purchase in the Cardinal Café. There are usually 1 Cardinal trips from Alderson to Culpeper per day, with an average trip length of 5 hours and 33 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Alderson to Culpeper 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 Alderson to Culpeper?
The distance between Alderson and Culpeper is approximately 153 miles, or 246 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours,
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 Alderson to Culpeper are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Alderson at 11:00 and arrives in Culpeper around 5 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Alderson to Culpeper?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Culpeper with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Culpeper to Alderson.
Where is the train station in Alderson?
There is one train station in Alderson.
Where is the train station in Culpeper?
Culpeper has one train station.
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