Trains Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train

The journey from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train is 113.96 mi and takes 6 hr 47 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:55 AM and the last at 3:55 AM. It is possible to travel from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration6 hr 47 min
Connection per Day1
First Departure3:55 AM
Last Departure3:55 AM
Distance113.96 mi
DepartureWilmington, NC
ArrivalRaleigh, NC
CarriersAmtrak

Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC?

The cheapest train tickets from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC cost . On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC.
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When you're traveling from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train?

Traveling from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train will usually take 6 hr 47 min. This journey covers a distance of 113.96 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 6 hr 47 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC will complete the journey in 6 hr 47 min. On average, it will take you about 6 hr 47 min to travel the 113.96 mi between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC.

Which stations can I use on the Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Wilmington, NC from the following stations: Wilmington Forden Station1. Arriving at Raleigh, NC, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Raleigh Union Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Raleigh, NC.

How many journeys from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC take place each day?

On average, there are 1 daily departures from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Wilmington, NC which travel directly to Raleigh, NC. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, 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 Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, 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 Wilmington, NC - Raleigh, NC train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

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

When travelling to Raleigh, 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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Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.84kg
Bus
13.76kg
Flight
36.68kg
Car
29.34kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC are 12.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC? By taking the train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC you will save 23.84kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.92kg compared to a bus and 16.5kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC by train?
Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC is 113.96 mi.
How long does the train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC take?
Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC is on average 6 hr 47 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 47 min.
How many train connections per day go from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC?
Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC leave?
The earliest train from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC departs at 3:55 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 Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC depart?
The latest train from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC departs at 3:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC is 6 hr 47 min.
Is there a direct train from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC?
Yes, there is a direct train between Wilmington, NC and Raleigh, NC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC by train?
The train journey from Wilmington, NC to Raleigh, NC creates 12.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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