The distance between Washington DC to Roanoke is 194.33 miles or 312.67 km. A train trip from Washington DC to Roanoke typically takes 5 hours and 3 minutes. If you are looking to get to Roanoke faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 58 minutes to get from Washington D.C. to Roanoke.
Going from Washington D.C. to Roanoke by train takes over 5 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 Monday trains from Washington D.C. to Roanoke 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington D.C. to Roanoke route. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Washington D.C. to Roanoke, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Roanoke with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Washington DC to Roanoke, which start at $32.00.
Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Washington DC to Roanoke start from $37.00, and on average cost $43.93. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Roanoke. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Roanoke trains arrive at 55 Norfolk Ave SW,
From Washington DC to Roanoke train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 5 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Roanoke faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 58 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Roanoke on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $43.82 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington D.C..