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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Wilmington to Virginia Beach during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from Wilmington to Virginia Beach?
What is the price of a train ticket from Wilmington to Virginia Beach?
In the last month, $37.46 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to Virginia Beach, VA. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 19 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $49.95 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Wilmington to Virginia Beach?
The distance between Wilmington and Virginia Beach is approximately 201 miles, or 323 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 22 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Wilmington to Virginia Beach are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Wilmington at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Wilmington to Virginia Beach?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Virginia Beach to Wilmington. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wilmington to Virginia Beach for $19.00.
Which train should you take from Wilmington to Virginia Beach?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Wilmington, Delaware to Virginia Beach, Virginia. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
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Amtrak train tickets from Wilmington to Virginia Beach start from $34, and on average cost $48. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Virginia Beach. Amtrak in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Virginia Beach trains arrive at Hampton Road Transit bus stop, From Wilmington to Virginia Beach train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Virginia Beach faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 22 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $51 for a one-way train ticket to Virginia Beach.
Where is the train station in Wilmington?
There is one train station in Wilmington:
- Amtrak Station - 100 French St
Where is the train station in Virginia Beach?
Virginia Beach has one train station:
- Hampton Road Transit bus stop
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