Cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry


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How much are train tickets from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry?

Lowest Price$11.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington D.C. to Harpers Ferry 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 D.C. to Harpers Ferry was $12.23. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 22 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $7.66 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 ride from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry?

The distance between Washington DC and Harpers Ferry is approximately 47.47 miles, or 76.38 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 11 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry?

On Tuesday trains from Washington D.C. to Harpers Ferry 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.

Amtrak Capitol Limited has the most connections between Washington DC to Harpers Ferry

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington D.C. to Harpers Ferry route. Amtrak Capitol Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Washington D.C. to Harpers Ferry, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Harpers Ferry with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

One train company connects Washington D.C. to Harpers Ferry

Amtrak Capitol Limited

Amtrak Capitol Limited train tickets from Washington DC to Harpers Ferry start from $11.00, and on average cost $13.76. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Capitol Limited schedules to Harpers Ferry. Amtrak Capitol Limited in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Harpers Ferry trains arrive at Potomac St & Shenandoah St,

From Washington DC to Harpers Ferry train travel on Amtrak Capitol Limited takes 1 hours and 11 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Harpers Ferry on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Capitol Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $14.96 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington D.C..

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There is one train station from which trains depart Washington D.C. on their way to Harpers Ferry. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Washington D.C. are:
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Harpers Ferry from Washington D.C.. These are the busiest arriving stations in Harpers Ferry:
  • Potomac St & Shenandoah St