Regional Travel by Greyhound and Amtrak

Available at Forden Station

Greyhound Service Update

Due to public health concerns as a result of COVID-19:

Effective Wednesday, March 25th until further notice, Forden Station will close to the public. Customers will be able to wait for a bus outside, however, facilities will be closed. Greyhound customers will be permitted inside Forden Station by authorized personnel between the hours of 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm, Monday thru Sunday, for ticket and baggage transactions only. Customer service representatives will remain stationed at each transfer station to assist customers by phone and facilitate Greyhound transactions. Please call (910) 343-0106 for questions or assistance with Greyhound service.


Wave Transit is proud to serve as the independent agent for Greyhound lines in Wilmington, NC.

Six daily routes with service throughout the contiguous United States currently operate out of Forden Station.

Greyhound tickets can be purchased at Forden Station Monday to Friday from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday from 9:00am to 2:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. Cash or credit cards with photo ID are accepted for ticket purchase. Tickets can also be purchased online at Greyhound Tickets & Travel Information.


Greyhound Resources
Greyhound Schedules
Greyhound Tickets & Travel Information



Wave Transit proudly offers Amtrak Thruway service from Wilmington, NC.

The Amtrak Thruway bus departs Wilmington at Forden Station and connects to train service at the Amtrak Station in Wilson, N.C.

Daily rail service is available for travel to 20 stations between New York and Savannah, Ga., as well the Amtrak national network serving more than 500 stations in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces.  The Palmetto Train 89 (NYP – SAV) departs the Wilson Station at 2:22 p.m. and Palmetto Train 90 (SAV – NYP) departs the Wilson Station at 2:23 p.m. ATK-12-074.

Passengers may book travel by calling 1-800-USA-RAIL. Tickets are also available on and the mobile app. Amtrak tickets cannot be purchased at Forden Station.

Amtrak Resources
Amtrak Tickets & Travel Information

Forden Station Address

505 Cando St, Wilmington, NC 28405

Directions to Greyhound and Amtrak Terminals at Forden Station