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New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train

The journey from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train is 531.69 mi and takes 13 hr 7 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:47 AM and the last at 11:58 PM. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train for as little as $77.46 or as much as $700.61. The best price for this journey is $77.46.

Lowest Price$77.46
Journey Duration13 hr 7 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$77.46
Highest Price$700.61
First Departure12:47 AM
Last Departure11:58 PM
Distance531.69 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalCharlotte, NC
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Charlotte, NC Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Mar 1, 2024

Take the train from New York, NY, to Charlotte, NC

The train ride from New York, NY, to Charlotte, NC,  lasts on average 13 hr 7 min. Around 2 trains depart a day from New York to Charlotte. The average price is $181.79, and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $77.46.

Amtrak, the primary passenger rail service in the United States, manages this route. Its Carolinian and Crescent services make this journey, with the Carolinian running daily between New York and Charlotte and the Crescent running between New York and New Orleans with a stop in Charlotte.
Aboard Amtrak, passengers enjoy spacious seating, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and food and beverage options. The long-distance Crescent service also offers sleeper cabins for an upgraded experience. You can choose from Roomette, Bedroom, and Accessible Bedroom options, all of which include bedding, towels, personal service, and meals.

The train pulls into the Charlotte Amtrak Station upon reaching Charlotte, VA. This station is conveniently located within the city, providing easy access to local attractions. The station offers a comfortable waiting area, restrooms, and ticketing services. Local transportation, such as buses, is also available for easy city navigation.

You will start your journey at New York's Penn Station's newest addition - Moynihan Train Hall. Recently opened in 2021, the new transportation facility and architectural marvel is situated across 8th Avenue from Penn Station. Fun fact or a warning: Penn Station is the busiest train station in the western hemisphere, so be prepared to find your new terminal in time.

Charlotte, the largest city in North Carolina can keep you entertained. The city , has some aces up its sleeve, such as the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Discovery Place Science, and the U.S. National Whitewater Center. If you are hungry, or just like good food, you can immerse yourself in the local dining and arts scene in the NoDa neighborhood.

When planning your journey from New York to Charlotte, we're here to help you find the best price. Check out our price calendar below to compare prices across various modes of transportation from New York to Charlotte.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY 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 New York, NY 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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $66.65 to $200.34 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 67% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC

The cheapest New York, NY - Charlotte, NC train tickets can be found for as low as $69.36 if you’re lucky, or $112.91 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $164.30.

Find the best day to travel to Charlotte, NC by train

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!

Services on board Amtrak from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC
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New York, NY to Charlotte, NC CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
59.9kg
Bus
64.18kg
Flight
171.13kg
Car
136.91kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC are 59.9kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC? By taking the train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC you will save 111.23kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.28kg compared to a bus and 77.01kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC is $181.79. 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 $77.46.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC is $77.46. 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 New York, NY and Charlotte, NC by train?
New York, NY to Charlotte, NC is 531.69 mi.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC take?
New York, NY to Charlotte, NC is on average 13 hr 7 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 53 min.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
New York, NY to Charlotte, NC has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC departs at 12:47 AM. 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 New York, NY to Charlotte, NC depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC departs at 11:58 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 New York, NY 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 $77.46 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.
From which stations can I leave from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
There are 5 station(s) that you can depart from New York, NY to go to Charlotte, NC. You can go from Newark Airport Amtrak, John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York Port Authority Bus Station, LaGuardia Airport and Penn Station and you can arrive at Douglas International Airport and Charlotte Freedom Dr (Panda NY).
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to Charlotte, NC.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC is 11 hr 53 min.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Charlotte, NC.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Charlotte, NC by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Charlotte, NC creates 59.9kg of CO2 emissions.

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