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Washington DC - Nashua Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

You can pick from 4 daily train trips between Washington DC and Nashua. The average train journey from Washington DC to Nashua takes 21 hours and 41 minutes, but some Amtrak train trips are as short as 9 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance395 mi (635 km)
Fastest train9h 55m
Lowest price$75.00
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for trains from Washington to Nashua

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Daniel

September 24, 2021- Business

Amtrak

Pros: I was very grateful for the covered transportation center when we got into Nashua. Nice bus ride too. Very prompt. Cons: If they would be able to scan the tickets that are purchased through Amtrak that would make it easier. Tips: Bring a small blanket and pullow.

What is the price of a train ticket from Washington DC to Nashua?

In the last 30 days, the average cost of a train ticket from Washington to Nashua was $117.05. Tickets for this route are somewhat expensive, given the distance between Washington DC and Nashua. You have the best chances of scoring the cheapest ticket to Nashua if you book your train tickets at least 26 days in advance. Waiting to purchase until the day of your trip could end up costing you an extra $164.79.

Average prices by travel date

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For the next 30 days, the cost of a one-way train trip from Washington DC to Nashua will range from $111 to $289. If you're planning to travel by train to Nashua in the upcoming week, the cheapest train ticket from Washington you can find in the next 7 days is $150. Be sure to book your trip in advance as train ticket prices typically increase as your travel date approaches.

Monthly avg. prices

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Ticket prices for the train from Washington DC to Nashua often fluctuate based on the time of year. For the best prices on this route, book in August when the average ticket price is only $80. If you're thinking of traveling from Washington DC to Nashua during October, keep in mind that train ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $234 during this time of year. The best way to score a cheap deal, even in October, is to book your trip well in advance.

Prices as travel date approaches

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By booking your train trip from Washington to Nashua on Wanderu at least 26 days ahead of time, you can save about $164.79 on your ticket. Waiting until the last minute means missing out on these savings!

Which train should you take from Washington DC to Nashua?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Washington to Nashua. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak421h 41m$187.54
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 4 Amtrak trains from Washington to Nashua every day, as well as 4 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $75.

Frequently Asked Questions

While the train is the main method of transportation from Washington DC to Nashua, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

The distance between Washington DC and Nashua is approximately 395 miles, or 635 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 21 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 55 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.

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Washington DC to Nashua on Sunday. Tickets for Sunday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Monday. Monday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

The earliest train departs Washington DC at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Nashua to Washington DC.

City Information

Washington DC

Washington, DC is the capital of the United States, and as such, it offers many points of interest of governmental and historical value. DC is home to several iconic landmarks, including the White House where the U.S. president resides, the Capitol building that houses the meeting chambers of the Senate and the House of Representatives, and the National Mall, where you can stop by the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the World War II Memorial. One of the reasons Washington, DC is among the best destinations to visit with your family is because it is home to so many world-famous museums, including the Smithsonians – 16 museums scattered across the District, most of which are open every day of the week, and even better, every single one is free.

D.C. is not just about politics and museums, though. The city’s active nightlife fittingly ranks it among the biggest party hubs in the country. Head to the vibrant Dupont Circle neighborhood to check out some of the finest restaurants that the nation’s capital has to offer, or join a food tour of Georgetown to get a taste of the area’s culture along with its cuisine.

Nested between Virginia and Maryland, Washington, D.C. is a key transportation hub with three nearby airports and several bus and train stations.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Washington DC?

Washington, DC - Union Station - DCAUST-0

Main departure station: Union Station

Opened more than 100 years ago in 1907, Union Station is the largest transportation hub in Washington, D.C. with almost 5 million travelers passing through it every year. As the official headquarters of Amtrak, Union Station is the main train station in the U.S. capital. It is also a major hub for intercity bus travel, serving as the main bus station in D.C. for a number of carriers, including Greyhound, BoltBus, Peter Pan Bus Lines and OurBus. Union Station offers easy transit connections to places all over D.C. with dedicated stops for the city’s metro, bus and streetcar services, as well as commuter rail for travelers to and from the surrounding areas. Additionally, with a full blown shopping mall on the premises, Union Station is also among the most popular shopping destinations in the nation's capital.

All train stations in Washington DC:

  • Union Station

Where is the train station in Nashua?

Main arrival station: Exit 8 Transportation Center

Nashua has one train station.

All train stations in Nashua:

  • Exit 8 Transportation Center

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