Travel alerts & Trip Protection
Learn more ›

Cheap train tickets from Durham to Salisbury, NC

switcheroo

Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Durham to Salisbury, NC?

Lowest Price$21.00
Fastest Train1h 50m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines3
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your travels.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses, trains and flights in one place.

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Durham to Salisbury
5.0
Based on 1 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
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Brianna
5.0
September 1, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
On time

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Durham to Salisbury, NC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Durham to Salisbury 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 Durham to Salisbury was $21.63. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 3 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.88 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 Durham to Salisbury, NC?

The distance between Durham and Salisbury is approximately 91.09 miles, or 146.56 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 50 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 Durham to Salisbury?

On Sunday trains from Durham to Salisbury 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Durham to Salisbury?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Salisbury. On the route to Salisbury 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Durham to Salisbury, usually offering 1.75 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Salisbury, 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 Durham to Salisbury, NC, which start at $20.00.

Here are the 3 train lines that operate from Durham to Salisbury

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Durham to Salisbury start from $21.00, and on average cost $23.14. Daily there are 1.75 Amtrak schedules to Salisbury. Amtrak in Durham leaves from 601 W Main St, And in Salisbury trains arrive at 215 Depot St,

From Durham to Salisbury train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salisbury faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 50 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $23.50 for a one-way train ticket to Salisbury.

Avg. Time
4h 52m
Avg. Price
$23.14

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Durham to Salisbury start from $21.00, and on average cost $22.56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Salisbury. Amtrak Carolinian in Durham leaves from 601 W Main St, And in Salisbury trains arrive at 215 Depot St,

From Durham to Salisbury train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 1 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salisbury faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 50 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Salisbury on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $23.50 for a one-way weekend reservation from Durham.

Avg. Time
1h 55m
Avg. Price
$22.56

Amtrak Piedmont

Amtrak Piedmont train tickets from Durham to Salisbury start from $21.00, and on average cost $22.54. Daily there are 1.857143 Amtrak Piedmont schedules to Salisbury. Amtrak Piedmont in Durham leaves from 601 W Main St, And in Salisbury trains arrive at 215 Depot St,

From Durham to Salisbury train travel on Amtrak Piedmont takes 1 hours and 50 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Piedmont offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $23.50 for a one-way train ticket to Salisbury.

Avg. Time
1h 50m
Avg. Price
$22.54

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Durham on their way to Salisbury:
  • 601 W Main St
There is one train station where trains from Durham arrive in Salisbury:
  • 215 Depot St

Book buses, trains & flights on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android