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Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train

The journey from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train is 111.79 mi and takes 29 hr 42 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:22 PM and the last at 4:16 PM. It is possible to travel from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train for as little as $92.87 or as much as $124.46. The best price for this journey is $92.87.

Lowest Price$92.87
Journey Duration29 hr 42 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$92.87
Highest Price$124.46
First Departure12:22 PM
Last Departure4:16 PM
Distance111.79 mi
DepartureFayetteville, NC
ArrivalCharlotte, NC
CarriersAmtrak

Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC Train Times

Departure date
Monday, May 27, 2024

Traveling from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by Train

Embark on a journey from Fayetteville, a city known for its military heritage and historical attractions, to Charlotte, North Carolina's bustling metropolis. Covering an estimated distance of 111.79 mi, the train offers travelers a chance to experience North Carolina's diverse landscapes. Typically, the train ride takes about 29 hr 42 min, providing a relaxed alternative to driving. Your adventure starts at the Fayetteville Amtrak station and culminates at Charlotte's main train terminal, conveniently located in the city's heart.

Journeying from Charlotte to Fayetteville, North Carolina, by Amtrak requires a simple transfer, presenting an opportunity to experience multiple train services. Initially, passengers board either the Carolinian or the Piedmont service in Charlotte, which takes them to Raleigh. From Raleigh, travelers transfer to the Silver Star or Palmetto service, which carries them to Fayetteville. Beyond just a mode of transport, Amtrak promises a comfortable travel experience. On these routes, passengers can expect amenities like free Wi-Fi, spacious seating, power outlets at every seat, quiet car options, and an onboard café serving light snacks and beverages. Furthermore, amenities might include larger seats, complimentary newspapers, and priority boarding, depending on the specific train and ticket class. 

Things to Do/See in Charlotte, NC:

  1. U.S. National Whitewater Center: A hub for outdoor activities like rafting, kayaking, and rock climbing.
  2. NASCAR Hall of Fame: Dive into the history and heritage of the racing world.
  3. Carowinds: A thrilling amusement park straddling the North Carolina and South Carolina border.
  4. Discovery Place: An interactive science and technology museum suitable for all ages.
  5. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art: Home to a unique collection of 20th-century modern art.
  6. Freedom Park: A vast green space ideal for picnics, sports, and lakeside strolls.
  7. Levine Museum of the New South: Delve into the South's history from the Civil War to modern times.
  8. BB&T Ballpark: Catch a game at this modern baseball stadium.
  9. Charlotte Ballet: Enjoy a graceful performance from this renowned ballet company.
  10. Romare Bearden Park: A vibrant urban park in Uptown Charlotte.

What to Eat in Charlotte, NC:

  1. Carolina BBQ: Experience the region's unique style of barbecued meats.
  2. Pimento Cheese: Often referred to as "the caviar of the South."
  3. Fried Green Tomatoes: A Southern staple, crispy on the outside and tender inside.
  4. Shrimp and Grits: A comforting dish combining creamy grits with seasoned shrimp.
  5. Chicken and Waffles: A delightful mix of sweet and savory flavors.
  6. Cheerwine: A cherry-flavored soft drink born in North Carolina.
  7. MoonPie: A classic Southern treat consisting of marshmallows sandwiched between two cookies.
  8. Biscuits and Gravy: A hearty Southern breakfast dish.
  9. Boiled Peanuts: A popular snack, especially at local events and markets.
  10. Hushpuppies: Deep-fried cornmeal balls, often served with BBQ or fried fish.

Travel Tips for Charlotte:

Charlotte, also known as the "Queen City," is a central U.S. financial hub. In addition to hosting numerous museums and theaters, the city's Uptown area is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the East Coast operations of Wells Fargo. Public transportation is efficient, with the LYNX Light Rail offering a convenient mode of transit. Exploring neighborhoods like NoDa and South End provides a taste of the city's vibrant arts scene and nightlife. 

For travelers keen on meticulously planning their Fayetteville to Charlotte journey or other trips, platforms like Virail can be invaluable. From schedules to fare comparisons, ensure your voyage remains hassle-free with Virail.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Fayetteville, NC - Charlotte, NC train tickets can be found for as low as $39.00 if you’re lucky, or $72.36 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $124.46.

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When travelling to Charlotte, NC by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.59kg
Bus
13.49kg
Flight
35.98kg
Car
28.78kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC are 12.59kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC? By taking the train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC you will save 23.39kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.9kg compared to a bus and 16.19kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC?
A train ticket from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC is $109.42. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $92.87.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC is $92.87. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC by train?
Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC is 111.79 mi.
How long does the train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC take?
Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC is on average 29 hr 42 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 23 hr 38 min.
How many train connections per day go from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC?
Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC leave?
The earliest train from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC departs at 12:22 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC depart?
The latest train from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC departs at 4:16 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $92.87 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC is 23 hr 38 min.
Is there a direct train from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC?
Yes, there is a direct train between Fayetteville, NC and Charlotte, NC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC by train?
The train journey from Fayetteville, NC to Charlotte, NC creates 12.59kg of CO2 emissions.

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