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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Cumberland to Washington DC?

Lowest Price$22.00
Fastest Train3h 33m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Cumberland to Washington DC

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20AugAug

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Cumberland, MD to Washington, DC
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Capitol Limited report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
4.5
James
5.0
December 21, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Nice view
Cons
All good
Tips
Nope
Shardae
5.0
October 7, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I had a Very spacious seat to myself, with an amazing view
Tips
Enjoy the ride

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Cumberland to Washington right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Cumberland to Washington DC?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Cumberland to Washington DC. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Cumberland to Washington DC?

In the last month, $28.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Cumberland, MD to Washington, DC. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Cumberland to Washington DC?

The distance between Cumberland and Washington DC is approximately 106 miles, or 170 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 48 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 33 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 Cumberland to Washington DC are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Sunday 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 Cumberland at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00am. 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 Cumberland to Washington DC?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Cumberland to Washington DC. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Washington DC to Cumberland.

Which train should you take from Cumberland to Washington DC?

2 train services operate from Cumberland, Maryland to Washington, District of Columbia. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak45h 16m$68.96
Amtrak Capitol Limited13h 34m$22.44

Where is the train station in Cumberland?

There are two stations in Cumberland where you can board the train to Washington DC:

  • 201 East Harrison St
  • 12401 Willowbrook Rd SE

Where is the train station in Washington DC?

Washington DC has one train station:

  • Union Station

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