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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Washington DC to New Carrollton?

Lowest Price$9.35
Fastest Train0h 8m
Trains Per Day11
Train Lines5

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Washington to New Carrollton right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

In the last month, $10.34 was the average price of a train ticket from Washington, DC to New Carrollton, MD. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $1.68 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Washington DC to New Carrollton?

The distance between Washington DC and New Carrollton is approximately 9 miles, or 15 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to New Carrollton.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Washington DC to New Carrollton are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Washington DC at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Washington DC to New Carrollton?

There are 11 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Washington DC to New Carrollton.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New Carrollton to Washington DC. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Washington DC to New Carrollton for $21.37.

Which train should you take from Washington DC to New Carrollton?

There are 5 train lines with service from Washington, District of Columbia to New Carrollton, Maryland. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 9 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 11m$9.35
Amtrak Acela10h 8m$48.08
Amtrak Northeast Regional90h 12m$10.96
Amtrak Palmetto10h 11m$12.02
Amtrak Vermonter10h 10m$10.99

Where is the train station in Washington DC?

There is one train station in Washington DC:

  • Union Station

Where is the train station in New Carrollton?

New Carrollton has one train station:

  • MARC Station

Price trends for trains from Washington DC to New Carrollton

Average prices by travel date

$20$13$7SepOct

Monthly average prices

$33$27$20$13$7ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$33$27$20$13$73020100

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