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Everyday Discounts


In addition to a variety of promotions and special offers, NC By Train offers a variety of everyday discounts.

  • North Carolina state employees traveling on the Carolinian and Piedmont receive a 15 percent discount for travel within North Carolina.
  • Group travel for groups of 20 or more passengers.
  • Children 2-12 years old ride half-price every day. Infants under 2 ride free.
  • Seniors 65 and over are eligible to receive a discount on some routes.
  • Active-duty U.S. military personnel, their spouses and dependents are eligible to receive a 10 percent discount off most Amtrak rail fares.
  • Discounts are available to passengers with disabilities and up to one traveling companion.
  • National Association of Railroad Passengers members save 10 percent.*

*Tickets must be booked at least three days in advance of travel to use discount.

Information on current special promotions is also available on Amtrak's website,

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