The distance between Petersburg to Wilmington NC is 209.77 miles or 337.51 km. A train trip from Petersburg to Wilmington NC typically takes 8 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 50 minutes to get from Petersburg to Wilmington.
Going from Petersburg to Wilmington by train takes over 8 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 Thursday trains from Petersburg to Wilmington 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Wilmington. One train carrier operates regular service on the Petersburg to Wilmington route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Petersburg to Wilmington, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Petersburg to Wilmington, 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.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Petersburg to Wilmington NC, which start at $64.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Petersburg to Wilmington start from $37.00, and on average cost $53.00. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Wilmington. Amtrak in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Wilmington trains arrive at WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St,
From Petersburg to Wilmington train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 50 minutes.