The Piedmont Amtrak route is a local service in North Carolina that connects Raleigh and Charlotte. Trip time between the two cities is just over three hours, which is comparable to driving in heavy traffic.


  • Raleigh
  • Cary
  • Durham
  • Burlington
  • Greensboro
  • High Point
  • Salisbury
  • Kannapolis
  • Charlotte


  • Downtown Raleigh
  • CAM Raleigh
  • Red Hat Amphitheater
  • Raleigh Convention Center
  • Boylan Bridge (view of Raleigh skyline)
  • Page-Walker Arts and History Center
  • Durham Convention Center
  • Museum of Durham History
  • Downtown Greensboro
  • International Civil Right Center & Museum
  • Downtown Charlotte (not in easy walking distance)