Cheap Washington DC to Rensselaer  train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Rensselaer ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington to Rensselaer 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 Rensselaer was $151.18. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $18.00 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 Rensselaer ? How far is Washington DC to Rensselaer ?

The distance between Washington DC to Rensselaer is 310.46 miles or 499.52 km. A train trip from Washington DC to Rensselaer typically takes 8 hours, If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 55 minutes to get from Washington to Rensselaer.

Going from Washington to Rensselaer by train takes over 8 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 Washington to Rensselaer 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 Washington DC to Rensselaer

Typically there are 21 schedules to compare for your trip to Rensselaer. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington to Rensselaer route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Washington to Rensselaer, usually offering 21 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Washington to Rensselaer, 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 Rensselaer

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Washington DC to Rensselaer start from $84.00, and on average cost $172.11. Daily there are 21 Amtrak schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak in Washington leaves from Union Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From Washington DC to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $154.81 for a one-way train ticket to Rensselaer.

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Avg. Time
7h 48m
Avg. Price
$172.11

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There is one train station from which trains depart Washington on their way to Rensselaer. The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Rensselaer from Washington., The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St.
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St