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How much are train tickets from Fayetteville to Alexandria?

Lowest Price$62.00
Fastest Train5h 59m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines3
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Fayetteville-Alexandria Train Schedule

Price trends for trains from Fayetteville to Alexandria

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25JulAug

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 Fayetteville to Alexandria
4.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Palmetto 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
5.0
Carl
4.0
December 31, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Just a very nice trip
Tips
Make sure and bring your lunch and drink

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fayetteville to Alexandria 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Fayetteville to Alexandria?

In the last month, $65.06 was the average price of a train ticket from Fayetteville, NC to Alexandria, VA. 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 $11.94 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Fayetteville to Alexandria?

The distance between Fayetteville and Alexandria is approximately 278 miles, or 448 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 59 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 Fayetteville to Alexandria 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 Saturday 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 Fayetteville at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Fayetteville to Alexandria?

Trains leave the station in Fayetteville twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Alexandria with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Alexandria to Fayetteville.

What train services are there from Fayetteville to Alexandria?

There are 3 train lines with service from Fayetteville to Alexandria. There is only one daily train on each service.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak116h 42m$75.44
Amtrak Palmetto16h 2m$64.87
Amtrak Silver Service15h 59m$64.26

Where is the train station in Fayetteville?

There is one train station in Fayetteville:

  • 472 Hay St

Where is the train station in Alexandria?

Alexandria has one train station:

  • 110 Callahan Dr

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