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A Carolinian train at Raleigh Union Station

The Carolinian trains operate between Charlotte and Raleigh en route to Richmond, Va., Washington D.C. and New York.

Schedules are subject to change without notice. Times are departure times unless indicated by (ar) for arrival times.

* indicates checked baggage service available at stop
indicates connector service is available at stop

Southbound Train 79

New York City to Raleigh to Charlotte

​City​Departure Time
​New York, N.Y.*​7:25 a.m. (Mon.-Fri.)
7:17 a.m. (Sat.-Sun.)
​Newark, N.J.*​7:44 a.m. (Mon.-Fri.)
7:39 a.m. (Sat.-Sun.)
​Trenton, N.J.​8:22 a.m. (Mon.-Fri.)
8:20 a.m. (Sat.-Sun.)
Philadelphia, Pa.*​8:54 a.m.
​Wilmington, Del.*​9:17 a.m.
​​Baltimore, Md,*​10:04 a.m.
Washington, D.C.*​11:10 a.m.
​Alexandria, Va.*​11:26 a.m.
​Quantico, Va.​11:56 a.m.
​Fredericksburg, Va.​12:19 p.m.
​​Richmond, Va.*​1:36 p.m.
Petersburg, Va.​​2:13 p.m.
Rocky Mount, N.C.*
​3:46 p.m.
Wilson, N.C.*4:05 p.m.
Selma, N.C.
​4:43 p.m.
​​Raleigh, N.C.
​5:30 p.m.
​Cary, N.C.*​5:43 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*​6:09 p.m.
Burlington, N.C.
​6:46 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*​7:16 p.m.

​​High Point, N.C.

​7:32 p.m.
Salisbury, N.C.
​8:06 p.m.
​​Kannapolis, N.C.
​8:23 p.m.
Charlotte, N.C.*(ar) 8:56 p.m.

Northbound Train 80

Charlotte to Raleigh to New York City

City​Departure Time

Charlotte, N.C.*

6:45 a.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.​7:10 a.m.
Salisbury, N.C.​7:28 a.m.

​High Point, N.C.

​8:02 a.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*​8:24 a.m.
Burlington​, N.C.
​8:46 a.m.
​Durham, N.C.*​9:27 a.m.
​Cary, N.C.*​9:47 a.m.
Raleigh, N.C.*​10:05 a.m.
​Selma, N.C.​10:48 a.m.
​Wilson, N.C.*​11:18 a.m.
​Rocky Mount, N.C.*11:40 a.m.​
Petersburg, Va.​​1:11 p.m.
​Richmond, Va.*​2:11 p.m.
​Fredericksburg, Va.​3:07 p.m.
​Quantico, Va.3:29 p.m.​
​Alexandria, Va.*​4:03 p.m.
​Washington, D.C.*​4:30 p.m.
​Baltimore, Md.*​5:47 p.m.
​Wilmington, Del.*​6:36 p.m.
​Philadelphia, Pa.*​7 p.m.
​Trenton, N.J.​7:32 p.m.
​Newark, N.J.*​8:12 p.m.
​New York, N.Y.*(​​ar) 8:38 p.m.

Services & On-Board Features


​On-Board Amenities

  • Wi-Fi and electrical outlets
  • Dining car with full menu
  • Business Class Service (includes pillow, newspaper and complimentary non-alcoholic beverage)
  • Volunteer train hosts

​Bike Racks

  • Limited availability
  • Reservation required when making advanced ticket reservation
  • No handling fee
  • More details

​Boxed Bikes

  • Handled only at stations with checked baggage service
  • $15 box cost
  • $10 handling fee
  • More details


2/23/2022 6:29 PM

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