Regional Travel by Greyhound and Amtrak

Available at Forden Station


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.

Founded in 1914, Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 2,300 destinations with 13,000 daily departures across North America. It has become an American icon, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to nearly 25 million passengers each year.

While Greyhound is well known for its regularly scheduled passenger service, the company also provides a number of other services for its customers. Greyhound PackageXpress service offers value-priced same-day and early-next-day package delivery to thousands of destinations.

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 Thruway bus service utilizes the new eTicketing system that allows passengers to print their tickets, or use their smartphone to present the eTicket to the conductor. It also allows passengers increased flexibility to make or change reservations.

Amtrak Resources
Amtrak Tickets & Travel Information

Forden Station Address

505 Cando St, Wilmington, NC 28405

Directions to Greyhound and Amtrak Terminals at Forden Station

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