Cheap Charlotte to Raleigh train tickets

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How much are Charlotte to Raleigh train tickets?

Lowest Price$29.50
Fastest3h 11m
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Overall score for Charlotte to Raleigh
4.7
Based on 3 reviews
Amtrak Carolinian
4.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsRatings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
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Alex
4.0
October 5, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I enjoyed that the check-in process went smoothly and I was able to relax for the duration of the trip.
Cons
At the station and upon boarding the train, the instructions for where to be and which car to board were unclear, I would have liked to see clearer signage.
Tips
Make sure to arrive early!
Amtrak Piedmont
5.0
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Piedmont report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
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Rosalie
5.0
September 14, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Not too much or toolong stop
Cons
Will use Amtrak while I can.
Tips
Check Amtrak befiore looking for a bus. It is reliable on time excellent service
Cassandra
5.0
September 12, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I had never taken a train before, it was comfortable and not at all what I had expected. I would definitely travel by train in the future.
Tips
I arrived 15 minutes early and they were already boarding.

How to find cheap train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh 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 Raleigh was $30.96. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $9.51 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 Charlotte to Raleigh ? How far is Charlotte to Raleigh ?

The distance between Charlotte to Raleigh is 129.84 miles or 208.90 km. A train trip from Charlotte to Raleigh typically takes 4 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 11 minutes to get from Charlotte to Raleigh.

Going from Charlotte to Raleigh by train takes over 4 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 Friday trains from Charlotte to Raleigh 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Piedmont has the most connections between Charlotte to Raleigh

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Raleigh. On the route to Raleigh 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Piedmont offers the most scheduled departures between Charlotte to Raleigh, usually offering 2 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Raleigh, 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 Raleigh, which start at $17.00.

Charlotte to Raleigh is served by 3 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from $29.50, and on average cost $32.12. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $33.31 for a one-way train ticket to Raleigh.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 43m
Avg. Price
$32.12

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from $29.50, and on average cost $31.98. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Carolinian in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 3 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Raleigh on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $33.16 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 21m
Avg. Price
$31.98

Amtrak Piedmont

Amtrak Piedmont train tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh start from $29.50, and on average cost $32.66. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Piedmont schedules to Raleigh. Amtrak Piedmont in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Raleigh trains arrive at Union Station,

From Charlotte to Raleigh train travel on Amtrak Piedmont takes 3 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Raleigh faster, Amtrak Piedmont offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Piedmont offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $35.17 for a one-way train ticket to Raleigh.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 12m
Avg. Price
$32.66

Plan your next adventure:

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