Cheap Philadelphia to Frederick  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Philadelphia to Frederick ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Philadelphia to Frederick 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 Philadelphia to Frederick was $100.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $11.00 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 journey from Philadelphia to Frederick ? How far is Philadelphia to Frederick ?

The distance between Philadelphia to Frederick is 125.12 miles or 201.30 km. A train trip from Philadelphia to Frederick typically takes 3 hours, If you are looking to get to Frederick faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 30 minutes to get from Philadelphia to Frederick.

A train getaway to Frederick clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Frederick before you have to hop on the train back to Philadelphia. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Frederick. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Monday trains from Philadelphia to Frederick 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Philadelphia to Frederick

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Frederick. One train carrier operates regular service on the Philadelphia to Frederick route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Philadelphia to Frederick, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Philadelphia to Frederick, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Philadelphia to Frederick


Amtrak train tickets from Philadelphia to Frederick start from $88.00, and on average cost $115.23. Daily there are 18 Amtrak schedules to Frederick. Amtrak in Philadelphia leaves from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, And in Frederick trains arrive at 1341 Hughes Ford Rd and one other train station.

From Philadelphia to Frederick train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frederick faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 16 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $120.28 for a one-way train ticket to Frederick.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Philadelphia on their way to Frederick. The busiest departure station in Philadelphia serving this route is 30th St Station - 2955 Market St.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Frederick. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Philadelphia serving this route is 1341 Hughes Ford Rd, Frederick Transit Center-MARC Station.
  • 1341 Hughes Ford Rd
  • Frederick Transit Center-MARC Station