Cheap Irvine to Washington DC  train tickets

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Lowest Price$358.55
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How to find cheap train tickets from Irvine to Washington DC ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Irvine to Washington is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Irvine to Washington was $370.05. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 9 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $133.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Irvine to Washington DC ? How far is Irvine to Washington DC ?

The distance between Irvine to Washington DC is 2280.37 miles or 3668.97 km. A train trip from Irvine to Washington DC typically takes 78 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 66 hours and 42 minutes to get from Irvine to Washington.

Going from Irvine to Washington by train takes over 78 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Irvine to Washington are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Irvine to Washington DC

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Washington. One train carrier operates regular service on the Irvine to Washington route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Irvine to Washington, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Irvine to Washington, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Irvine to Washington

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Irvine to Washington DC start from $211.55, and on average cost $354.93. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Washington. Amtrak in Irvine leaves from Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Irvine to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak takes 78 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 66 hours and 42 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $386.02 for a one-way train ticket to Washington.

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Avg. Time
3d 6h 49m
Avg. Price
$354.93

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There is one train station from which trains depart Irvine on their way to Washington. The busiest departure station in Irvine serving this route is Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy.
  • Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy
There is one train station where trains arrive in Washington from Irvine., The busiest departure station in Irvine serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station