Cheap train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC

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How much are train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC?

Lowest Price$121.00
Fastest22h 17m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington D.C. 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 Fort Lauderdale to Washington D.C. was $152.70. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $70.40 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 Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC?

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Washington DC is approximately 901.97 miles, or 1451.21 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 24 hours and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 22 hours and 17 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 Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC?

On Tuesday trains from Fort Lauderdale to Washington D.C. 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Silver Service has the most connections between Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Washington D.C.. On the route to Washington D.C. 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Fort Lauderdale to Washington D.C., usually offering one departure per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to Washington D.C., if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC, which start at $69.00.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Fort Lauderdale to Washington D.C.

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC start from $151.00, and on average cost $212.02. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Washington D.C.. Amtrak in Fort Lauderdale leaves from Tri-Rail Station - 200 SW 21 Ter, And in Washington D.C. trains arrive at Union Station,

From Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak takes 27 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington D.C. faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 22 hours and 17 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington D.C. on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $291.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Fort Lauderdale.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 3h 14m
Avg. Price
$212.02

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC start from $121.00, and on average cost $172.25. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Washington D.C.. Amtrak Silver Service in Fort Lauderdale leaves from Tri-Rail Station - 200 SW 21 Ter, And in Washington D.C. trains arrive at Union Station,

From Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 24 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington D.C. faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 22 hours and 17 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington D.C. on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $181.35 for a one-way weekend reservation from Fort Lauderdale.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 0h 11m
Avg. Price
$172.25

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Fort Lauderdale on their way to Washington D.C.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Fort Lauderdale are:
  • Tri-Rail Station - 200 SW 21 Ter
There is one train station where trains arrive in Washington D.C. from Fort Lauderdale. These are the busiest arriving stations in Washington D.C.:
  • Union Station