The distance between Wilkes-Barre to Washington DC is 172.85 miles or 278.10 km. A train trip from Wilkes-Barre to Washington DC typically takes 7 hours, If you are looking to get to Washington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 30 minutes to get from Wilkes-Barre to Washington.
Going from Wilkes-Barre to Washington by train takes over 7 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Monday trains from Wilkes-Barre to Washington 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 train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Washington DC start from $81.00, and on average cost $132.23. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Washington. Amtrak in Wilkes-Barre leaves from Intermodal Transp Ctr, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,
From Wilkes-Barre to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $134.66 for a one-way train ticket to Washington.