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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Washington DC to Miami?

Lowest price$158.05
Fastest train23h 14m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Washington to Miami during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Washington DC to Miami?

In the last month, $158.05 was the average price of a train ticket from Washington, DC to Miami, FL. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 24 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $121.68 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Washington DC to Miami?

The distance between Washington DC and Miami is approximately 927 miles, or 1491 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 25 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 23 hours and 14 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Washington DC to Miami are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Washington DC at 3:00pm and arrives in Miami around 23 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Washington DC to Miami?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Miami with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Miami to Washington DC. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Washington DC to Miami for $114.15.

Which train should you take from Washington DC to Miami?

Amtrak Silver Service is the one and only train line which connects Washington, District of Columbia to Miami, Florida. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Silver Service11d 1h 8m$198.13

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Washington DC to Miami start from $158, and on average cost $198. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Miami. Amtrak Silver Service in Washington leaves from Union Station, And in Miami trains arrive at 8303 NW 37th Ave, From Washington DC to Miami train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 25 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Miami faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 23 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Miami on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $195 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington.

Price trends for trains from Washington DC to Miami

Average prices by travel date

$245$163$82AprApr

Monthly average prices

$220$176$132$88$44MJJASONDJFMA

Prices as travel date approaches

$251$201$151$100$503020100

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