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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Rocky Mount to Washington DC?

Lowest Price$44.00
Fastest Train4h 35m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines3
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Price trends for trains from Rocky Mount to Washington DC

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15AugAug

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 Rocky Mount, NC to Washington, DC
5.0
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Carolinian 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
5.0
Joseph
5.0
June 13, 2019Couples trip
Pros
Excellent customer service. Smooth ride and enjoyable experience
Cons
Nothing

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Silver Service report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
James
5.0
March 31, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
Great travel experience.
Cons
Nothing
Edmund
5.0
January 27, 2020Solo travel
Pros
I was able to travel safely for a day in DC.
Cons
Being able to tilt the seat — not just the back — would help.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Rocky Mount 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.

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

In the last month, $44.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Rocky Mount, NC to Washington, DC. 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 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $12.39 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Rocky Mount to Washington DC?

The distance between Rocky Mount and Washington DC is approximately 209 miles, or 337 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 35 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 Rocky Mount to Washington DC are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Monday 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 Rocky Mount at 2:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00pm. 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 Rocky Mount to Washington DC?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Rocky Mount to Washington DC.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Washington DC to Rocky Mount. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Rocky Mount to Washington DC for $35.00.

Which train should you take from Rocky Mount to Washington DC?

There are 3 train lines with service from Rocky Mount, North Carolina to Washington, District of Columbia. There is only one daily train on each service.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian14h 49m$45.04
Amtrak Palmetto14h 50m$45.14
Amtrak Silver Service14h 49m$45.11

Where is the train station in Rocky Mount?

There is one train station in Rocky Mount:

  • 101 Coastline St

Where is the train station in Washington DC?

Washington DC has one train station:

  • Union Station

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