Purchase tickets one of four easy ways:
- Save time using our online ticket app.
- Call 1-800-USA-RAIL or pick-up a red reservations phone at Burlington, High Point, Kannapolis, Salisbury or Selma stations.
- Walk-up sales windows at Cary, Charlotte, Durham, Greensboro, Raleigh, Rocky Mount and Wilson stations.
- Use automated ticket kiosk at all NC stations
Checked Baggage Guidelines
Passengers may check two (2) bags up to 50 lbs. and 75 linear inches (length X width X height) free of charge, and two (2) additional bags at a cost of $20 each. This service is only available to ticketed passengers whose origin and destination stations offer checked baggage.
In addition to checked baggage, passengers may carry two (2) pieces of luggage on board trains, not including purses, laptops, strollers, etc. Bags may not weigh more than 50 lbs. each and may not exceed a size of 28 x 22 x 14 inches. Passengers must be able to safely carry their own baggage.
All carry-ons and checked baggage must have tags with the passenger's name, address and phone number.
More than 100 volunteers from across the state serve as North Carolina's goodwill ambassadors on board the Piedmont and Carolinian. Train Hosts volunteer their time to ride the trains to assist passengers, promote passenger services and answer questions about the route, ground transportation and area attractions.
Commuter Passes / Multirider
|NC paired-city fares as low as:||10-Ride Ticket|
|Raleigh to Charlotte||$238|
|Greensboro to Raleigh||$110|
|Charlotte to Greensboro||$149|
|Cary to Greensboro||$94|
|Raleigh to Selma||$60|
|Raleigh to Wilson||$102|
|Rocky Mount to Raleigh||$153|
See Tickets and Fees for schedule information.