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How much are train tickets from Charlotte to Charlottesville?

Lowest Price$49.00
Fastest Train5h 18m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Charlotte-Charlottesville Train Schedule

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Price trends for trains from Charlotte to Charlottesville

Average prices by travel date

$90$60$30AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Charlotte, NC to Charlottesville, VA
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Crescent report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Condition
4.0
Alan
5.0
February 7, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Availability. I had to make an emergency purchase of a train ticket after airline travel out of Charlotte was messed up on 2/6 due to severe weather.
Cons
The carpet in front of my seat was wet/damp.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Charlotte to Charlottesville right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Charlotte to Charlottesville?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Charlotte to Charlottesville. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

In the last month, $49.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Charlotte, NC to Charlottesville, VA. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $7.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Charlotte to Charlottesville?

The distance between Charlotte and Charlottesville is approximately 234 miles, or 376 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 18 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 Charlotte to Charlottesville are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 6:00am. 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 Charlotte to Charlottesville?

Trains leave the station in Charlotte 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 Charlottesville 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 Charlottesville to Charlotte. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Charlotte to Charlottesville for $103.00.

Which train should you take from Charlotte to Charlottesville?

2 train services operate from Charlotte, North Carolina to Charlottesville, Virginia. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak112h 45m$49.45
Amtrak Crescent15h 18m$57.53

Where is the train station in Charlotte?

There is one train station in Charlotte:

  • 1914 N Tryon St

Where is the train station in Charlottesville?

Charlottesville has one train station:

  • Train Station - 810 W Main St

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