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Salisbury-Danville Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Salisbury to Danville. Traveling by train from Salisbury to Danville usually takes around 2 hours and 11 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance87 mi (141 km)
Fastest train2h 11m
Lowest price$60.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Crescent
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Salisbury to Danville?

Amtrak Crescent is the one and only train line which connects Salisbury, North Carolina to Danville, Virginia. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Crescent12h 11m$60.00
  • Amtrak Crescent

    Amtrak Crescent

    The Crescent is Amtrak’s passenger train service that runs from New York to New Orleans by way of Atlanta. As an overnight service, the Crescent offers a variety of amenities and accommodation options. There’s also a café car where you can enjoy freshly prepared meals and a variety of soft and alcoholic beverages. Like all Amtrak trains, the Crescent offers free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom. Train trips from Salisbury to Danville take about 2 hours and 11 minutes and the cost of a one-way train ticket on the Crescent starts from $60.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The distance between Salisbury and Danville is approximately 87 miles, or 141 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 11 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Salisbury to Danville are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Salisbury at 2:00am and arrives in Danville around 2 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Salisbury to Danville?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Danville with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Danville 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 Danville?

Arrival stations

Danville has one train station.

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