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Connector Services

​From a connecting Amtrak train, you can take Thruway service buses to nine additional destinations in North Carolina, including Morehead City, Wilmington, and now serving Swansboro.

Amtrak Thru-Way Bus Service

(Wilson Station to Eastern North Carolina)

Thruway bus service connects with the Carolinian (Train 80) and Palmetto (Trains 89 and 90) at the Wilson Amtrak Station for connections to Greenville, New Bern, Havelock, Morehead City, Swansboro, Goldsboro, Kinston, Jacksonville and Wilmington.

Thruway buses are full-size, modern intercity coaches with comfortable reclining seats, abundant legroom and an onboard restroom and Wi-Fi.

NC By Train Connector

(High Point Station to Winston-Salem)

The NC By Train Connector – Route 5, is a bus provided by Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation that links downtown Winston-Salem to NC By Train service at the High Point station.

The bus meets Piedmont and Carolinian trains daily.

The cost for a one-way trip is $2.40. Exact fare is required.

Local Transit Connections

Public transportation connections and taxi service are available at most North Carolina stations. Choose a station below to learn more.

Passengers aboard the Piedmont and Carolinian trains can also request a transit pass, valid for one ride and one transfer, when boarding a participating transit system’s bus.

Travel Assistance

1-800-BY TRAIN

Representatives are available 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday to answer questions about traveling NC By Train.

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