Cheap Norfolk to Charleston train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Norfolk to Charleston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Norfolk to Charleston 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 Norfolk to Charleston was $82.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 8 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $3.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 journey from Norfolk to Charleston ? How far is Norfolk to Charleston ?

The distance between Norfolk to Charleston is 310.59 miles or 499.72 km. A train trip from Norfolk to Charleston typically takes 13 hours, If you are looking to get to Charleston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 29 minutes to get from Norfolk to Charleston.

Going from Norfolk to Charleston by train takes over 13 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Norfolk to Charleston 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Norfolk to Charleston

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Charleston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Norfolk to Charleston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Norfolk to Charleston, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Norfolk to Charleston, 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 carrier connects Norfolk to Charleston


Amtrak train tickets from Norfolk to Charleston start from $77.00, and on average cost $89.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Charleston. Amtrak in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Charleston trains arrive at 350 MacCorkle Ave SE,

From Norfolk to Charleston train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Charleston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $83.00 for a one-way train ticket to Charleston.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Norfolk on their way to Charleston. The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D.
  • 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D
There is one train station where trains arrive in Charleston from Norfolk., The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 350 MacCorkle Ave SE.
  • 350 MacCorkle Ave SE