Track Improvements to Affect Service in October Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Track improvements will affect Piedmont and Carolinian trains on the dates below. For reservations and information, visit Amtrak.com, use the free mobile apps, speak with station personnel or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

Piedmont Service: Mondays, Oct. 2 and 23

  • Trains 73, 74, 75 and 76 will operate between Raleigh and Kannapolis only. Bus service will be provided to and from Charlotte.
  • Buses 3074 and 3076 depart earlier: To enable Trains 74 and 76 to depart Kannapolis on schedule, the buses representing Trains 74 and 76 will depart Charlotte 15 minutes earlier than the train schedules. Bus 3074 will depart Charlotte at 11:45 a.m., and Bus 3076 will depart at 5 p.m.

Carolinian Service: Mondays, Oct. 2 and 23

  • Train 79 will operate between New York and Salisbury only. Bus service will provided from Salisbury to Charlotte. Service will not be provided to Kannapolis.
  • Train 80 will originate in Kannapolis. Customers boarding in Charlotte will be provided bus service to Kannapolis where they can board the train.

Carolinian Train 80: Tuesdays, Oct. 3 and 24

  • Train 80 will operate between Salisbury and New York only. Customers boarding in Charlotte will be provided bus service to Salisbury where they can board the train.
  • Service will not be provided to or from Kannapolis.

Carolinian and Piedmont Service: Possible Delays Oct. 3 through Oct.  22

Starting Oct. 3 through Oct. 22, all Carolinian and Piedmont trains will operate normally (except Train 80 on Oct. 3 noted above), but may encounter delays of approximately 20 to 30 minutes.

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