North Carolina's Amtrak makes a special
stop right in front of the North Carolina State Fair Oct. 16-25. To get there,
simply take the morning Carolinian 80
train that departs Charlotte at 7 a.m. The train stops in Kannapolis,
Salisbury, High Point, Greensboro, Burlington, Durham and Cary before reaching
the State Fairgrounds at 10:09 a.m. To get home, take the return train Carolinian 79 departing the State
Fairgrounds at 4:56 p.m. with stops in Cary, Durham, Burlington, Greensboro,
High Point, Salisbury and Kannapolis, arriving in Charlotte at 8:12 p.m.
The special train stop is
wheelchair accessible. Book tickets online using Station Code NSF, and prepare
to enjoy all the fair has to offer this year!
More information about the North
Carolina State Fair is available online.