Ride The Amtrak Through North Carolina’s Plateau, The Piedmont, For Just $17
If we are lucky by the time many of us reach adulthood, we’ve likely spent copious amounts of time either as children or adults in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina as well as along our breathtaking coast. But what about the Piedmont? If, when you think of the landscape in the Tar Heel State, layers of mountains or perfect blue waters along the Atlantic come to mind, then prepare to add to the imagery after you’ve chugged through the beautiful scenery of the rolling hills of the Piedmont aboard an Amtrak train.
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Ready for a day of train-guided fun? Book your tickets on Amtrak between Charlotte and Raleigh at this link on the Amtrak website. At time of publication, a one-way ticket cost $17. Learn more about the two Amtrak trains that provide service between the Queen City and the City of Oaks, here.
Have you ever taken a train between these two North Carolina cities – just for the fun of it? Let us know in the comments!
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: email@example.com.
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