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Duration 20h 4m
Distance 198 miles
Average price $115
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Charlotte and Roanoke takes 20h 4m and the fastest train takes 19h 47m. There is at least one train per day from Charlotte to Roanoke. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Lynchburg Amtrak Station
  3. Roanoke
6h 22m
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$72 - $121

Charlotte to Roanoke train times

Trains run once daily between Charlotte and Roanoke. The service departs Charlotte at 01:46 in the morning, which arrives into Roanoke at 21:33. All services require a transfer at Lynchburg Amtrak Station and take an average of 20h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Charlotte station to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Charlotte Amtrak Station and arriving at Roanoke Amtrak via Lynchburg Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 22m.

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The distance between Charlotte and Roanoke is 151 miles. The road distance is 198 miles.

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Charlotte to Roanoke train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Charlotte Amtrak Station.

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Charlotte to Roanoke train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Roanoke Amtrak station.

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