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Washington to Cincinnati train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$63.00
Shortest Duration15h 0m
Trips per day2
train carriers2
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How to book cheap Washington DC to Cincinnati train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Washington to Cincinnati is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Washington to Cincinnati were $122.61. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $16.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Washington to Cincinnati by train is at 4:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 11:00 AM on Thursday 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 from Washington DC to Cincinnati has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Washington to Cincinnati, with an average of 2 trips per day and 47 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Washington to Cincinnati. Of the 2 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Washington DC to Cincinnati starts at $58.00.

2 carriers offer Washington to Cincinnati train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Washington to Cincinnati from $113.00. There are 2 Amtrak schedules from Washington to Cincinnati and you can expect on average to pay $143.99 for a Amtrak ticket to Cincinnati. In Washington, Amtrak departs to Cincinnati from Union Station and no other station. In Cincinnati, Amtrak arrives at Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Washington to Cincinnati takes 25 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Cincinnati in 15 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $141.04 for a weekend getaway trip to Cincinnati.

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Avg. Time
1h 33m
Avg. Price
$143.99

Amtrak Cardinal

Book Amtrak Cardinal from Washington to Cincinnati from $63.00. There are 1 Amtrak Cardinal schedules from Washington to Cincinnati and you can expect on average to pay $79.25 for a Amtrak Cardinal ticket to Cincinnati. In Washington, Amtrak Cardinal departs to Cincinnati from Union Station and no other station. In Cincinnati, Amtrak Cardinal arrives at Union Term - 1301 Western Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Cardinal from Washington to Cincinnati takes 14 hours and 32 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Cardinal offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $77.22 for a weekend getaway trip to Cincinnati.

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Avg. Time
14h 32m
Avg. Price
$79.25
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Washington. Most train trips to Cincinnati will depart from Union Station.
  • Union Station
Train trips arrive in Cincinnati at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave, Union Term - 1301 Western Ave are the main train stations in Cincinnati for trips arriving from Washington.
  • Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave
  • Union Term - 1301 Western Ave