Cheap Washington DC to Princeton  train tickets

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How much are Washington DC to Princeton train tickets?

Lowest Price$117.00
Fastest24h 39m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Princeton ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington to Princeton 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 Washington to Princeton was $117.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 Washington DC to Princeton ? How far is Washington DC to Princeton ?

The distance between Washington DC to Princeton is 677.84 miles or 1090.60 km. A train trip from Washington DC to Princeton typically takes 27 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Princeton faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 24 hours and 39 minutes to get from Washington to Princeton.

Going from Washington to Princeton by train takes over 27 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 Thursday trains from Washington to Princeton 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Washington DC to Princeton

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Princeton. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington to Princeton route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Washington to Princeton, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Washington to Princeton, 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 Washington to Princeton

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Washington DC to Princeton start from $117.00, and on average cost $127.37. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Princeton. Amtrak in Washington leaves from Union Station, And in Princeton trains arrive at 107 Bicentennial Dr,

From Washington DC to Princeton train travel on Amtrak takes 27 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Princeton faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 24 hours and 39 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $120.13 for a one-way train ticket to Princeton.

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Avg. Time
1d 3h 9m
Avg. Price
$127.37

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There is one train station from which trains depart Washington on their way to Princeton. The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Princeton from Washington., The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is 107 Bicentennial Dr.
  • 107 Bicentennial Dr