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There are 4 daily trains from Salisbury to Durham. Traveling by train from Salisbury to Durham usually takes around one hour and 51 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in one hour and 50 minutes.
|Distance||91 mi (147 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 50m|
|Trains per day||4|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Piedmont|
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Monthly average prices
Which train should you take from Salisbury to Durham?
There are 3 train lines with service from Salisbury, North Carolina to Durham, North Carolina. Amtrak Piedmont is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Carolinian||1||1h 55m||$19.00|
|Amtrak Piedmont||2||1h 50m||$19.00|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Salisbury to Durham every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $19.
The Amtrak Carolinian is a passenger train service which connects New York City and Washington, DC to some of the most charming destinations in North Carolina. The Carolinian runs an average of 1 trips per day between Salisbury and Durham, all of which include seats with extra legroom, free WiFi, power outlets, and snacks available in the Café car. The average Amtrak Carolinian ticket price for this route is , and the trip usually lasts around 1 hours and 55 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Salisbury to Durham during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Salisbury to Durham?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Salisbury to Durham are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Wednesday 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 Salisbury at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Salisbury to Durham?
There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Salisbury to Durham.
Where is the train station in Salisbury?
There is one train station in Salisbury.
Where is the train station in Durham?
Durham has one train station.
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