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Washington to New York train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$49.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day30
train carriers6
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How to book cheap Washington DC to New York train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Washington to New York is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Washington to New York were $112.50. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $47.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Washington to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Washington to New York by train is at 3:00 PM on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 9:00 PM on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington DC to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 30 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Washington to New York, with an average of 16 trips per day and 331 monthly trips. 6 train carriers currently travel from Washington to New York. Of the 30 trips there are 30 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Washington DC to New York starts at $1.00.

6 carriers offer Washington to New York train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Washington to New York from $39.00. There are 2 Amtrak schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $176.68 for a Amtrak ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Washington to New York takes 3 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $191.09 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 18m
Avg. Price
$176.68

Amtrak Acela Express

Book Amtrak Acela Express from Washington to New York from $173.00. There are 11 Amtrak Acela Express schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $203.83 for a Amtrak Acela Express ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak Acela Express departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Washington to New York takes 2 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $200.50 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
2h 50m
Avg. Price
$203.83

Amtrak Carolinian

Book Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to New York from $156.00. There are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $206.27 for a Amtrak Carolinian ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak Carolinian departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak Carolinian arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to New York takes 3 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Carolinian trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Carolinian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $209.33 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 20m
Avg. Price
$206.27

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to New York from $39.00. There are 16 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $115.20 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to New York takes 3 hours and 24 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 14 trips per day and you could expect to pay $128.18 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 24m
Avg. Price
$115.20

Amtrak Palmetto

Book Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to New York from $39.00. There are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $103.92 for a Amtrak Palmetto ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak Palmetto departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak Palmetto arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to New York takes 3 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Palmetto trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Palmetto offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $109.55 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 26m
Avg. Price
$103.92

Amtrak Vermonter

Book Amtrak Vermonter from Washington to New York from $39.00. There are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules from Washington to New York and you can expect on average to pay $129.91 for a Amtrak Vermonter ticket to New York. In Washington, Amtrak Vermonter departs to New York from Union Station and no other station. In New York, Amtrak Vermonter arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Vermonter from Washington to New York takes 3 hours and 13 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Vermonter trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Vermonter offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $145.17 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 13m
Avg. Price
$129.91

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Washington. Most train trips to New York will depart from Union Station.
  • Union Station
Train trips arrive in New York at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Penn Station are the main train stations in New York for trips arriving from Washington.
  • Penn Station