The Raleigh Amtrak Station (Raleigh Union Station) is in a walkable downtown area at 510 W Martin Street. Three Amtrak routes stop (Carolinian, Piedmont and Silver Star) at this station with service to many cities in North Carolina, Florida and the Northeast. Raleigh to and from Charlotte is a popular trip that takes about three hours, only 30 minutes longer than driving, and there are multiple trains each day.

Station Amenities

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  • Restrooms
  • Ticket sales office
  • Bag storage
  • Checked baggage service
  • Daily and overnight parking (fee)

Things to Know

  • Amtrak service started in 2018
  • The station is in a walkable area near downtown
  • There is not direct train service to Charlotte; a train transfer is required

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VIDEO: Navigating Raleigh Union Station
Raleigh to Atlanta via Amtrak