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|Fastest Train||6h 54m|
|Trains Per Day||10|
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Frequently Asked Questions
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How long is the train journey from Washington DC to Boston?
The distance between Washington DC and Boston is approximately 394 miles, or 634 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 54 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
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How many trains per day run from Washington DC to Boston?
There are 10 scheduled trains on most days. 10 of these are direct connections to Boston. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
What train services are there from Washington DC to Boston?
Where is the train station in Washington DC?
There is one train station in Washington DC:
- Union Station
Where is the train station in Boston?
Boston receives travelers from Washington DC at its two active train stations:
- South Station
- Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
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