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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Charlotte to Greensboro?

Lowest price$10.00
Fastest train1h 31m
Trains per day4
Train lines4

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Charlotte to Greensboro 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Charlotte to Greensboro?

In the last month, $14.73 was the average price of a train ticket from Charlotte, NC to Greensboro, NC. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 6 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $2.49 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Charlotte to Greensboro?

The distance between Charlotte and Greensboro is approximately 83 miles, or 134 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 31 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Charlotte to Greensboro are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Monday 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 Charlotte at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Charlotte to Greensboro?

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

You can also take a train for your return trip from Greensboro to Charlotte. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Charlotte to Greensboro for $18.00.

Which train should you take from Charlotte to Greensboro?

There are 4 train lines with service from Charlotte, North Carolina to Greensboro, North Carolina. Amtrak Piedmont is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 31m$14.51
Amtrak Carolinian11h 36m$15.15
Amtrak Crescent11h 52m$18.53
Amtrak Piedmont21h 31m$15.15

Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Greensboro start from $10, and on average cost $15. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Greensboro. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Greensboro trains arrive at Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St, From Charlotte to Greensboro train travel on Amtrak takes 1 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Greensboro on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $14 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Charlotte to Greensboro start from $10, and on average cost $15. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Greensboro. Amtrak Carolinian in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Greensboro trains arrive at Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St, From Charlotte to Greensboro train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 1 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Greensboro faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Greensboro on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $15 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Charlotte to Greensboro start from $16, and on average cost $19. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to Greensboro. Amtrak Crescent in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Greensboro trains arrive at Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St, From Charlotte to Greensboro train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 1 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Greensboro faster, Amtrak Crescent offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 31 minutes.

Amtrak Piedmont train tickets from Charlotte to Greensboro start from $10, and on average cost $15. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Piedmont schedules to Greensboro. Amtrak Piedmont in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Greensboro trains arrive at Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St, From Charlotte to Greensboro train travel on Amtrak Piedmont takes 1 hours and 31 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Piedmont offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $15 for a one-way train ticket to Greensboro.

Price trends for trains from Charlotte to Greensboro

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Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Charlotte, NC to Greensboro, NC

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Michael

March 7, 2021 - Business

Amtrak Piedmont

The train staff were very professional The train staff were very professional

5.0

Arveyyah

March 8, 2020 - Solo travel

Amtrak Piedmont

Pros: It was nice quiet and clean. Cons: Sanitizer available. Pros: It was nice quiet and clean. Cons: Sanitizer available.

5.0

Beverlee

February 8, 2020 - Visiting friends

Amtrak

Pros: Very peacful ride. The train was also very timely. Cons: N/A. Pros: Very peacful ride. The train was also very timely. Cons: N/A.

5.0

Twana

October 5, 2019 - Visiting family

Amtrak Piedmont

Pros: Train was on schedule and the staff was pleasant. Cons: So far nothing. Tips: No. Pros: Train was on schedule and the staff was pleasant. Cons: So far nothing. Tips: No.

5.0

Saikrishna

September 2, 2019 - Visiting friends

Amtrak Piedmont

Pros: The ambience. Cons: Wi-Fi interruptions at times. Pros: The ambience. Cons: Wi-Fi interruptions at times.

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