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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Greensboro to Charlotte?

Lowest Price$16.00
Fastest Train1h 37m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines3
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Greensboro-Charlotte Train Schedule

Price trends for trains from Greensboro to Charlotte

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10AugAug

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Greensboro, NC to Charlotte, NC
4.7
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0

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
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Gigi
4.0
May 31, 2019Couples trip
Pros
My first Amtrak ride. Just got married and we were taking a day trip to Greensboro. Going was Great!! Coming back to Charlotte was some screaming kids
Cons
A section for ppl with BAD kids!!!
Tips
I think I could travel far in a train providing there was not a lot of noise

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Piedmont report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $16.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Greensboro, NC to Charlotte, 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 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $4.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Greensboro to Charlotte?

The distance between Greensboro and Charlotte is approximately 83 miles, or 134 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 37 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 Greensboro to Charlotte are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Greensboro at 12:00am 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 Greensboro to Charlotte?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Greensboro to Charlotte.

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

Which train should you take from Greensboro to Charlotte?

There are 3 train lines with service from Greensboro, North Carolina to Charlotte, North Carolina. There is only one daily train on each service.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian11h 40m$16.27
Amtrak Crescent11h 58m$16.16
Amtrak Piedmont11h 37m$16.00

Where is the train station in Greensboro?

There is one train station in Greensboro:

  • Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St

Where is the train station in Charlotte?

Charlotte has one train station:

  • 1914 N Tryon St

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