Duration 9h 42m
Distance 186.4 miles
Average price $69
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Raleigh and Gastonia takes 9h 42m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Raleigh to Gastonia. 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. Raleigh Union Station
  2. Gastonia
4h 37m
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$56 - $83

Raleigh to Gastonia train times

Trains run six times a week between Raleigh and Gastonia. The service departs Raleigh at 17:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Gastonia at 03:12. All services require a transfer at Charlotte Amtrak Station and take an average of 9h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Raleigh to Gastonia? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Raleigh station to Gastonia station. However, there are services departing from Raleigh Union Station and arriving at Gastonia Amtrak Station via Charlotte Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 37m.

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The distance between Raleigh and Gastonia is 148 miles. The road distance is 186.4 miles.

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Raleigh to Gastonia train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Raleigh Union Station.

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Raleigh to Gastonia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charlotte Amtrak Station.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Gastonia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Raleigh and Gastonia?

Amtrak operates a train from Raleigh to Gastonia 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 10m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50

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