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N.C. State Fair

N.C. By Train and Amtrak are making it easier than ever for families to get to the N.C. State Fair through a special stop right at the fairgrounds in Raleigh from Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 27.

Passengers can board at any of these stations: Charlotte, Kannapolis, Salisbury, High Point, Greensboro, Burlington and Durham.

Book tickets online using station code NSF and get ready to enjoy all that the fair has to offer this year! Seats are limited, so don’t wait.

Getting to and from the Fair:

  • Take Carolinian train 80 departing Charlotte at 6:45 a.m., arriving at the fairgrounds at 9:58 a.m.
  • Board Piedmont train 77 departing the fairgrounds at 3:11 p.m., arriving in Charlotte at 6:15 p.m.


On Saturday, Oct. 26, the schedule will be adjusted to the below times: 

  • Carolinian train 80 will depart Charlotte 6:45 a.m. and arrive at the fairgrounds at 10:01 a.m. 
  • Piedmont train 77 will depart fairgrounds at 3:09 p.m. and arrive in Charlotte at 6:18 p.m. 

Prices vary based on pick up location.​

10/28/2019 4:12 PM

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