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A Piedmont train at Raleigh Union Station

Six Piedmont trains, owned and operated by the N.C. Department of Transportation, offer daily service to Charlotte, Kannapolis, Salisbury, High Point, Greensboro, Burlington, Durham, Cary and Raleigh.

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 71

Raleigh to Charlotte

​Departure Time
Raleigh, N.C. 
​6:30 a.m. 
Cary, N.C.​ 
​6:42 a.m. 
​Durham, N.C. 
​7:02 a.m. 
Greensboro, N.C. 
​8:01 a.m. 
Kannapolis, N.C.
​8:59 a.m. 
Charlotte, N.C. 
​(ar) 9:28 a.m. 

Southbound Train 73​

Raleigh to Charlotte

CityDeparture Time
Raleigh, N.C.*10:00 a.m.
Cary, N.C.*10:12 a.m.
Durham, N.C.*10:32 a.m.
Burlington, N.C.11:08 a.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*11:35 a.m.
High Point, N.C.11:52 a.m.
Salisbury, N.C.12:25 p.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.12:42 p.m.
Charlotte, N.C.* (ar) 1:10 p.m.

Northbound ​Train 72

Charlotte to Raleigh

CityDeparture Time
Charlotte, N.C.*10:25 a.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.10:50 a.m.
Salisbury, N.C.11:06 a.m.
High Point, N.C.11:40 a.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*11:59 a.m.
Burlington, N.C.12:21 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*1:02 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*1:28 p.m.
Raleigh, N.C.* (ar) 1:41 p.m.

Northbound ​Train 74

Charlotte to Raleigh

CityDeparture Time
Charlotte, N.C.*2:20 p.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.2:45 p.m.
Salisbury, N.C.3:01 p.m.
High Point, N.C.3:35 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*3:54 p.m.
Burlington, N.C.4:15 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*5:01 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*5:22 p.m.
Raleigh, N.C.* (ar) 5:36 p.m.

Southbound Train 75

Raleigh to Charlotte

CityDeparture Time
Raleigh, N.C.*1:00 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*1:12 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*1:32 p.m.
Burlington, N.C.2:10 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*2:35 p.m.
High Point, N.C.2:52 p.m.
Salisbury, N.C.3:25 p.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.3:42 p.m.
Charlotte, N.C.* (ar) 4:10 p.m.

Northbound Train 76

Charlotte to Raleigh

CityDeparture Time
Charlotte, N.C.*5:30 p.m.
Kannapolis, N.C.5:55 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*6:55 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*7:53 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*8:15 p.m.
Raleigh, N.C.* (ar) 8:29 p.m.

Southbound Train 77

Raleigh to Charlotte

​City ​Departure Time
Raleigh, N.C.*​3:15 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*​3:27 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*​3:47 p.m.
Burlington, N.C.​4:26 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*​4:51 p.m.
​5:08 p.m.
Salisbury, N.C.​5:41 p.m.
Charlotte, N.C.*(ar) 6:21 p.m.

Northbound Train 78​​

Charlotte to Raleigh

​City​Departure Time
Charlotte, N.C.*​7:45 p.m.
Salisbury, N.C.​8:22 p.m.
​8:56 p.m.
Greensboro, N.C.*​9:15 p.m.
Burlington, N.C.​9:37 p.m.
Durham, N.C.*​10:17 p.m.
Cary, N.C.*​10:38 p.m.
Raleigh, N.C.* ​(​ar) 10:52 p.m.

Services & On-Board Features


On-Board Amenities

  • Wi-Fi and electrical outlets
  • Lounge car with vending machines
  • Diaper-changing stations
  • 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


8/15/2023 10:35 AM

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