North Carolina DMV – Raleigh Union Station Open for Business with Amtrak Train Service Underway

Raleigh Union Station Open for Business with Amtrak Train Service Underway by RALEIGH — A major change for train travel in Raleigh took place this morning as the new Union Station opened for Amtrak service on West Martin Street. The first train to leave the new facility departed at 6:30 a.m., heading toward Charlotte with … Read more

North Carolina DMV – This Week at NCDOT: Additional Train Trip and Western N.C. Cleanup

This Week at NCDOT: Additional Train Trip and Western N.C. Cleanup by RALEIGH – The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in NCDOT Now, the department’s weekly newscast. Additional NC By Train Trip NC By Train, the state’s passenger rail line that runs … Read more

North Carolina DMV – NC By Train Christens New Daily Trip Between Charlotte and Raleigh

NC By Train Christens New Daily Trip Between Charlotte and Raleigh by RALEIGH — Travelers now have another option if they would like to ride the train between Charlotte and Raleigh.   Today, the N.C. Department of Transportation christened a new NC By Train frequency between Charlotte and Raleigh. This is the fourth daily round … Read more

North Carolina DMV – This Week at NCDOT: Train Crash Simulation and Julius Chambers Highway Dedication

This Week at NCDOT: Train Crash Simulation and Julius Chambers Highway Dedication by RALEIGH – The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in NCDOT Now, the department’s weekly newscast. Staged Train Crash Simulation This week, the NCDOT Rail Division’s BeRailSafe program, in partnership … Read more

North Carolina DMV – NC By Train Offering Additional, Daily Round Trip Starting June 4

NC By Train Offering Additional, Daily Round Trip Starting June 4 by RALEIGH – Starting June 4, those using NC By Train’s passenger rail service to travel between Raleigh and Charlotte will have additional schedule options to choose from, with a fourth daily round trip. Tickets are on sale now at NCByTrain.org. This new trip … Read more

North Carolina DMV – This Week at NCDOT: Drone Safety and NC Train Hosts

This Week at NCDOT: Drone Safety and NC Train Hosts by RALEIGH – The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation. The stories below are also featured in NCDOT Now, the department’s weekly newscast. Drone Safety Over the holidays, many people received unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, as gifts. While … Read more