Cheap Raleigh to Alexandria  train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Raleigh to Alexandria ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Raleigh to Alexandria 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 Raleigh to Alexandria was $65.81. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $11.00 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 journey from Raleigh to Alexandria ? How far is Raleigh to Alexandria ?

The distance between Raleigh to Alexandria is 226.70 miles or 364.75 km. A train trip from Raleigh to Alexandria typically takes 9 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 19 minutes to get from Raleigh to Alexandria.

Going from Raleigh to Alexandria by train takes over 9 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from Raleigh to Alexandria 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Raleigh to Alexandria

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Alexandria. On the route to Alexandria 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Raleigh to Alexandria, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Alexandria with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Raleigh to Alexandria is served by 3 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Raleigh to Alexandria start from $57.00, and on average cost $79.24. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Alexandria. Amtrak in Raleigh leaves from Union Station, And in Alexandria trains arrive at 110 Callahan Dr,

From Raleigh to Alexandria train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 19 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $92.83 for a one-way train ticket to Alexandria.

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Avg. Time
11h 32m
Avg. Price
$79.24

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Raleigh to Alexandria start from $57.00, and on average cost $64.15. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Alexandria. Amtrak Carolinian in Raleigh leaves from Union Station, And in Alexandria trains arrive at 110 Callahan Dr,

From Raleigh to Alexandria train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 5 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 19 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Alexandria on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $64.49 for a one-way weekend reservation from Raleigh.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 47m
Avg. Price
$64.15

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Raleigh to Alexandria start from $46.00, and on average cost $79.17. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Alexandria. Amtrak Silver Service in Raleigh leaves from Union Station, And in Alexandria trains arrive at 110 Callahan Dr,

From Raleigh to Alexandria train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 5 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 19 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Alexandria on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $81.03 for a one-way weekend reservation from Raleigh.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 20m
Avg. Price
$79.17

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Raleigh on their way to Alexandria. The busiest departure station in Raleigh serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Alexandria from Raleigh., The busiest departure station in Raleigh serving this route is 110 Callahan Dr.
  • 110 Callahan Dr