Cheap train tickets from Salisbury, NC to Essex


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How much are train tickets from Salisbury, NC to Essex?

Lowest Price$263.00
Fastest67h 0m
Daily Schedules4
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Salisbury, NC to Essex?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Salisbury to Essex 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 Salisbury to Essex was $288.00. 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 ride from Salisbury, NC to Essex?

The distance between Salisbury and Essex is approximately 1893.03 miles, or 3045.77 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 67 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 67 hours and 9 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Salisbury to Essex?

On Monday trains from Salisbury to Essex 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Salisbury, NC to Essex

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Essex. One train carrier operates regular service on the Salisbury to Essex route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Salisbury to Essex, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Salisbury to Essex, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Salisbury to Essex


Amtrak train tickets from Salisbury to Essex start from $263.00, and on average cost $288.00. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Essex. Amtrak in Salisbury leaves from 215 Depot St, And in Essex trains arrive at 290 Izaak Walton Inn Rd,

From Salisbury to Essex train travel on Amtrak takes 67 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essex faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 67 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $288.00 for a one-way train ticket to Essex.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Salisbury on their way to Essex. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Salisbury are:
  • 215 Depot St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Essex from Salisbury. These are the busiest arriving stations in Essex:
  • 290 Izaak Walton Inn Rd