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Passengers

Purchase tickets one of four easy ways:

Use automated ticket kiosk at all NC stations

Checked Baggage Guidelines

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.

Carry-on 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.

ID-Tags

All carry-ons and checked baggage must have tags with the passenger's name, address and phone number.

Travel Assistance

Train and Station hosts provide assistance

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.

Station agents are available to assist at the following stations: Cary, Charlotte, Durham, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Raleigh, Rocky Mount, and Wilson.

NCDOT Station Attendants are available to assist at the following stations: Burlington, High Point, Kannapolis, Salisbury, and Selma.

Commuter Passes / Multirider

Amtrak Multirider passes
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.