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North Carolina State Employees Receive A 15% Discount on Carolinian and Piedmont Rail Tickets Within North Carolina

North Carolina State Employees Save 15%

Riding the train is a great way to save gas and with free Wi-Fi service, you can be productive while traveling between Raleigh and Charlotte. Book now to save 15% on travel.

Valid for Sale
January 1, 2017 - January 31, 2019

Valid for Travel
January 3, 2017 - January 31, 2019

You must click on the "Book It Now" button to receive this discount.

Fare discount is automatically applied to the appropriate fare when qualifying travel is selected.

State employees are encouraged to utilize the state supported passenger rail system whenever possible for business and personal activities. With six daily passenger trains that serve nine cities in the Piedmont I-85/40 corridor between Raleigh and Charlotte, there's no better way to travel.

During the ride, you'll be able to relax in our spacious, comfortable seats. Along with plenty of legroom, there's extra space for your luggage as well. Your laptop, phone and other devices can stay fully charged and ready for your trip thanks to our onboard electrical outlets.

If this fare doesn't meet your travel needs, be sure to check out our Saver Fares.

Terms and Conditions
  • Exclusively available at Amtrak.com via via NC Government Agencies internal intranet sites and is only available to North Carolina State Employees.
  • Valid for 15% off the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Valid for sale January 1, 2017 - January 31, 2019.
  • Valid for travel January 3, 2017 - January 31, 2019.
  • Blackout dates:
    - February 17 and 20, 2017
    - April 13 - 14 and 17, 2017
    - May 26 and 29, 2017
    - September 1 and 4, 2017
    - October 9, 2017
    - November 21 - 22 and 25 - 27, 2017
    - December 22 - 24 and 29 - 31, 2017
    - January 2, 2018
    - February 16 and 19, 2018
    - March 30, 2018
    - April 2, 2018
    - May 25, 2018
    - August 31, 2018
    - September 3, 2018
    - November 20-21 and 24-26, 2018
    - December 21-23 and 26-30, 2018
    - January 2, 2019
  • Valid for North Carolina Intrastate travel on the Carolinian and Piedmont only.
  • Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all days.
  • Up to two (2) children (ages 2 - 12) may accompany each adult at half the regular full adult rail fare.
  • Children and infants must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older.
  • Valid for Coach seats. Upgrades to Business Class accommodations are available upon full payment of accommodation charges.
  • Fares are subject to availability.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Once travel has begun, no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • Other restrictions may apply.