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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Salisbury to Kannapolis. Traveling by train from Salisbury to Kannapolis usually takes around 15 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance15 mi (24 km)
Fastest train0h 15m
Lowest price$5.50
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Piedmont
Train lines3

What is the price of a train ticket from Salisbury to Kannapolis?

In the last month, $5.72 was the average price of a train ticket from Salisbury, NC to Kannapolis, 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 15 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.28 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5JunJun

Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of train tickets to Kannapolis from Salisbury is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about $6 regardless of the day you pick to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 15 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Kannapolis from Salisbury will be about $0.28 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Salisbury to Kannapolis?

There are 3 train lines with service from Salisbury, North Carolina to Kannapolis, North Carolina. Amtrak Piedmont is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 15m$5.81
Amtrak Carolinian10h 17m$5.81
Amtrak Piedmont20h 15m$5.81
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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 Kannapolis every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $6.

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  • Amtrak Carolinian

    Amtrak Carolinian

    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 Kannapolis, 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 0 hours and 17 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Salisbury to Kannapolis 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 Kannapolis?

The distance between Salisbury and Kannapolis is approximately 15 miles, or 24 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Kannapolis.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Salisbury to Kannapolis 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 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 Salisbury at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 Kannapolis?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Salisbury to Kannapolis.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kannapolis to Salisbury.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Salisbury?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Salisbury.

Where is the train station in Kannapolis?

Arrival stations

Kannapolis has one train station.

Need a return trip from Kannapolis to Salisbury?

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