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How much are train tickets from Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

Lowest Price$43.00
Fastest Train5h 10m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Rocky Mount, NC to Charlotte, NC
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
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)
February 18, 2020Visiting friends
The train was clean and inviting for travel. I noticed how helpful the staff was to the passengers. I was also greeted by a NC Ride the Rail attendant.
September 13, 2019Visiting family
Comfortable seating spacious leg room friendly staff
Late leaving the station & arriving
Just relax & joy

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Rocky Mount 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Rocky Mount to Charlotte. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

In the last month, $63.90 was the average price of a train ticket from Rocky Mount, NC to Charlotte, NC. 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 $0.52 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

The distance between Rocky Mount and Charlotte is approximately 178 miles, or 287 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 10 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 Rocky Mount to Charlotte 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 Sunday 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 Rocky Mount at 2:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Rocky Mount to Charlotte. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Charlotte to Rocky Mount. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Rocky Mount to Charlotte for $33.00.

Which train should you take from Rocky Mount to Charlotte?

2 train services operate from Rocky Mount, North Carolina to Charlotte, North Carolina. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak313h 51m$74.81
Amtrak Carolinian15h 10m$44.17

Where is the train station in Rocky Mount?

There is one train station in Rocky Mount:

  • 101 Coastline St

Where is the train station in Charlotte?

Charlotte has one train station:

  • 1914 N Tryon St

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