Compare train tickets from Wilmington to Washington DC
Wilmington-Washington DC Train Timetable
How much are train tickets from Wilmington to Washington DC?
|Fastest Train||1h 19m|
|Trains Per Day||20|
Train service from Wilmington to Washington DC
- Amtrak tickets: €20 one-way
- Amtrak Acela tickets: €73 one-way
- Amtrak Cardinal tickets: €26 one-way
- Amtrak Carolinian tickets: €20 one-way
- Amtrak Crescent tickets: €26 one-way
- Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets: €20 one-way
- Amtrak Palmetto tickets: €26 one-way
- Amtrak Silver Service tickets: €26 one-way
- Amtrak Vermonter tickets: €20 one-way
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Wilmington to Washington 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 Wilmington to Washington DC?
In the last month, €32.79 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to Washington, DC. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 17 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €21.73 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Wilmington to Washington DC?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Wilmington to Washington DC 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 Sunday 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 Wilmington at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Wilmington to Washington DC?
There are 20 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Wilmington to Washington DC.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Washington DC to Wilmington. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wilmington to Washington DC for €22.25.
Which train should you take from Wilmington to Washington DC?
There are 9 train lines with service from Wilmington, Delaware to Washington, District of Columbia. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.
Where is the train station in Wilmington?
There is one train station in Wilmington:
- Amtrak Station - 100 French St
Where is the train station in Washington DC?
Washington DC has one train station:
- Union Station
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