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Lowest Price$33.00
Fastest Train4h 18m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines2
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Selma-Charlotte Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Selma 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 Selma to Charlotte?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Selma 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Selma to Charlotte?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $51.40 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Selma to Charlotte.

How long is the train journey from Selma to Charlotte?

The distance between Selma and Charlotte is approximately 146 miles, or 235 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 18 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 Selma to Charlotte are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Selma at 1:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Selma to Charlotte?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Selma 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 Selma.

What train services are there from Selma to Charlotte?

2 train services operate from Selma to Charlotte. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak410h 26m$56.00
Amtrak Carolinian14h 18m$33.00

Where is the train station in Selma?

There is one train station in Selma:

  • 500 E Railroad St

Where is the train station in Charlotte?

Charlotte has one train station:

  • 1914 N Tryon St

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