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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Greensboro to Durham?

Lowest Price$10.00
Fastest Train0h 58m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Greensboro to Durham

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5AugAug

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 Durham, NC
4.8
Based on 6 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
5.0
Condition
5.0

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Piedmont report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 80 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.6
Staff
4.4
Value
5.0
Condition
4.2
Sydney
5.0
November 7, 2019Solo travel
Pros
It was a smooth ride & i fell asleep
Cons
The seat kinda hurt my back
Tips
Bring snacks!
Kathy
4.0
September 21, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I take this trip once a month, going to Durham is good but the return trip, it has only been on time once. The other trips have been late as much as 3 hours.
Cons
Let people know when the train will be late by text.
Tips
Enjoy the ride
Kathy
5.0
August 24, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Seeing my friend
Cons
The steps getting on and off the train
Tips
Just be careful of stairs getting on the train.
Kathy
5.0
June 22, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Very relaxing
Cons
The steps getting on and off the train.
Tips
Just enjoy
Kathy
5.0
May 25, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I didn't have to drive.
Cons
Not sure, maybe reclining seats.
Tips
Bring a snack

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $10.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Greensboro, NC to Durham, 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 $3.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Greensboro to Durham?

The distance between Greensboro and Durham is approximately 50 miles, or 81 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 58 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Durham.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Greensboro to Durham are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Friday 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 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. 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 Durham?

Trains leave the station in Greensboro twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Durham 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 Durham to Greensboro. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greensboro to Durham for $17.00.

Which train should you take from Greensboro to Durham?

2 train services operate from Greensboro, North Carolina to Durham, North Carolina. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian10h 59m$10.34
Amtrak Piedmont10h 59m$10.09

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 Durham?

Durham has one train station:

  • 601 W Main St

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