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Trains from Manassas to Lynchburg

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Manassas - Lynchburg Train Timetable

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Manassas to Lynchburg. Traveling by train from Manassas to Lynchburg usually takes around 2 hours and 42 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Crescent train can make the trip in 2 hours and 38 minutes.

Distance129 mi (208 km)
Fastest train2h 38m
Lowest price€18.09
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Northeast Regional
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from Manassas to Lynchburg?

In the last month, €19.96 was the average price of a train ticket from Manassas, VA to Lynchburg, VA. 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 26 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €18.56 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

€39€26€13OctNov

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Manassas to Lynchburg will vary between €18 and €28. Planning a train trip to Lynchburg within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Manassas over the next 7 days is €19. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

€43€34€26€17€9NDJFMAMJJASO

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Manassas to Lynchburg by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for January. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €19 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Manassas to Lynchburg in June, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €32 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

€43€34€26€17€93020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 26 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Lynchburg from Manassas will be about €18.56 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Manassas to Lynchburg?

2 train services operate from Manassas, Virginia to Lynchburg, Virginia. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Crescent12h 38m€28.74
Amtrak Northeast Regional12h 47m€22.35
  • Amtrak Crescent

    Amtrak Crescent

    The Crescent is Amtrak’s passenger train service that runs from New York to New Orleans by way of Atlanta. As an overnight service, the Crescent offers a variety of amenities and accommodation options. There’s also a café car where you can enjoy freshly prepared meals and a variety of soft and alcoholic beverages. Like all Amtrak trains, the Crescent offers free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom. Train trips from Manassas to Lynchburg take about 2 hours and 38 minutes and the cost of a one-way train ticket on the Crescent starts from €18.

  • Amtrak Northeast Regional

    Amtrak Northeast Regional

    The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 1 daily train trips from Manassas to Lynchburg, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Manassas to Lynchburg 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.

How long is the train journey from Manassas to Lynchburg?

The distance between Manassas and Lynchburg is approximately 129 miles, or 208 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 42 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 38 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Manassas to Lynchburg are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Saturday 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 Manassas at 17:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. 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 Manassas to Lynchburg?

Trains leave the station in Manassas twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Lynchburg with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Lynchburg to Manassas.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Manassas?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Manassas.

Where is the train station in Lynchburg?

Arrival stations

Lynchburg has one train station.

Need a return trip from Lynchburg to Manassas?

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