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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Greensboro to Raleigh?

Lowest Price$12.00
Fastest Train1h 38m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Greensboro to Raleigh

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $12.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Greensboro, NC to Raleigh, 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 $3.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Greensboro to Raleigh?

The distance between Greensboro and Raleigh is approximately 68 miles, or 109 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 40 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 38 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 Raleigh 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 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 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 Raleigh?

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 Raleigh 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 Raleigh to Greensboro. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greensboro to Raleigh for $19.00.

Which train should you take from Greensboro to Raleigh?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian11h 42m$12.27
Amtrak Piedmont11h 38m$12.00

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 Raleigh?

Raleigh has one train station:

  • Union Station

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