Cheap train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington, NC

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How much are train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington, NC?

Lowest Price$22.00
Fastest1h 53m
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train companies3
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Overall score for Charlotte to Burlington
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Carolinian report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Anthony
5.0
October 12, 2019Solo travel
Cons
Cleanliness
Tips
No

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Susan
5.0
September 24, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
The train was clean, comfortable, and stress-free. The restrooms were spotless!
Tips
Try the train for long-distance travel. No standing in long lines for security or boarding. Seating is comfortable and spacious, and the cars are spotlessly clean.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington, NC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington 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 Charlotte to Burlington was $22.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $7.86 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 ride from Charlotte to Burlington, NC?

The distance between Charlotte and Burlington is approximately 99.18 miles, or 159.57 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 53 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Charlotte to Burlington?

On Tuesday trains from Charlotte to Burlington 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Piedmont has the most connections between Charlotte to Burlington, NC

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Burlington. On the route to Burlington 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Piedmont offers the most scheduled departures between Charlotte to Burlington, usually offering one departure per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Burlington, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Charlotte to Burlington, NC, which start at $40.00.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Charlotte to Burlington

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington start from $22.00, and on average cost $25.00. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Burlington. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Burlington trains arrive at 101 N Main St,

From Charlotte to Burlington train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Burlington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 53 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Burlington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $27.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 18m
Avg. Price
$25.00

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington start from $22.00, and on average cost $24.17. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Burlington. Amtrak Carolinian in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Burlington trains arrive at 101 N Main St,

From Charlotte to Burlington train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 1 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Burlington faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 53 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Burlington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $24.83 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 59m
Avg. Price
$24.17

Amtrak Piedmont

Amtrak Piedmont train tickets from Charlotte to Burlington start from $22.00, and on average cost $24.92. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Piedmont schedules to Burlington. Amtrak Piedmont in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Burlington trains arrive at 101 N Main St,

From Charlotte to Burlington train travel on Amtrak Piedmont takes 1 hours and 53 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Burlington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Piedmont scheduled trip per day, which will cost $27.89 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$24.92

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Charlotte on their way to Burlington. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Charlotte are:
  • 1914 N Tryon St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Burlington from Charlotte. These are the busiest arriving stations in Burlington:
  • 101 N Main St