Cheap Tampa to Charlotte train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Tampa to Charlotte ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Tampa to Charlotte is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Tampa to Charlotte was $129.70. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $47.76 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Tampa to Charlotte ? How far is Tampa to Charlotte ?

The distance between Tampa to Charlotte is 511.92 miles or 823.65 km. A train trip from Tampa to Charlotte typically takes 30 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Charlotte faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 19 hours and 43 minutes to get from Tampa to Charlotte.

Going from Tampa to Charlotte by train takes over 30 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Tampa to Charlotte are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Tampa to Charlotte

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Charlotte. One train carrier operates regular service on the Tampa to Charlotte route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Tampa to Charlotte, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Tampa to Charlotte, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Tampa to Charlotte, which start at $69.00.

One train carrier connects Tampa to Charlotte


Amtrak train tickets from Tampa to Charlotte start from $94.00, and on average cost $143.39. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Charlotte. Amtrak in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Charlotte trains arrive at 1914 N Tryon St,

From Tampa to Charlotte train travel on Amtrak takes 30 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Charlotte faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $145.53 for a one-way train ticket to Charlotte.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Tampa on their way to Charlotte. The busiest departure station in Tampa serving this route is Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave.
  • Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Charlotte from Tampa., The busiest departure station in Tampa serving this route is 1914 N Tryon St.
  • 1914 N Tryon St