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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Savannah to Cary. Traveling by train from Savannah to Cary usually takes around 8 hours and 1 minute, but the fastest Amtrak Silver Service train can make the trip in 6 hours and 37 minutes.

Distance289 mi (464 km)
Fastest train6h 37m
Lowest price$31.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Silver Service
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Savannah, GA to Cary, NC

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

4.0

4.0

Kateana

October 13, 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak Silver Service

Cons: I would like to see better trips from Clemson, SC to Savannah, Ga and also Savannah, Ga to Greensboro. Tips: Bring a blanket, headphones, headrest pillow.

Cons: I would like to see better trips from Clemson, SC to Savannah, Ga and also Savannah, Ga to Greensboro. Tips: Bring a blanket, headphones, headrest pillow.

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

In the last month, $53.15 was the average price of a train ticket from Savannah, GA to Cary, NC. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $42.35 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Savannah to Cary will vary between $48 and $72. Planning a train trip to Cary within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Savannah over the next 7 days is $52. 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 Savannah to Cary by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for October. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $58 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Savannah to Cary in June, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $72 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

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 22 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Cary from Savannah will be about $42.35 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Savannah to Cary?

2 train services operate from Savannah, Georgia to Cary, North Carolina. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak19h 22m$67.98
Amtrak Silver Service16h 39m$48.94
  • 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 Savannah to Cary every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $65.

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  • Amtrak Silver Service

    Amtrak Silver Service

    The Silver Service is an Amtrak train line that runs from New York City to Miami, connecting the largest cities in the Mid-Atlantic region with key destinations in the South and many places across the Sunshine State. Two trains, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star, collectively comprise the Silver Service. The trains come equipped with a variety of sleeper cars that travelers taking an overnight train can choose from, as well as a variety of amenities like free WiFi, power outlets, and a café car. One-way train tickets for the Silver Service from Savannah to Cary start from $31 and the average train journey lasts about 6 hours and 39 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Savannah 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 Savannah to Cary?

The distance between Savannah and Cary is approximately 289 miles, or 464 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 37 minutes.

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 Savannah to Cary are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Wednesday 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 Savannah at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. 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 Savannah to Cary?

Trains leave the station in Savannah twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Cary faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

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

City Information

Savannah

As the oldest city in the state of Georgia, Savannah still impressively preserves a charming vibe that so many cities have lost. For fans of U.S. history, the city is a must-not-miss, as it houses one of the oldest Black churches in the country, the First African Baptist Church. Fort Pulaski, famous for being a safe haven for enslaved African Americans, has now been converted into a national monument where visitors can learn more about the city’s heritage. Among the most unique destinations in Savannah is the 100-year-old Bonaventure Cemetery, which serves as the final resting place for many famous people.

Savannah offers staple Southern fried dishes that will indulge your senses. The best place to try these indulgences is The Olde Pink House. If you are looking for some black-owned eateries, Sisters Real Southern Cooking and Geneva’s Famous Chicken & Cornbread Co. will suffice.

Visitors can reach Savannah by bus via service from several different bus carriers, most of which operate out of the bus terminal at 610 W Oglethorpe Ave. The local Amtrak station takes on the Palmetto, and the Silver Meteor and Silver Star trains. The principal airport in the city, the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, sits 8 miles northwest of the Savannah Historic District, and it also provides quick access to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Savannah?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Savannah.

Where is the train station in Cary?

Arrival stations

Cary has one train station.

Need a return trip from Cary to Savannah?

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