Cheap Columbia to Washington DC  train tickets

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How much are Columbia to Washington DC train tickets?

Lowest Price$78.00
Fastest10h 37m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Columbia to Washington DC ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Columbia to Washington 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 Columbia to Washington was $80.22. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $49.10 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 Columbia to Washington DC ? How far is Columbia to Washington DC ?

The distance between Columbia to Washington DC is 405.45 miles or 652.34 km. A train trip from Columbia to Washington DC typically takes 10 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 10 hours and 37 minutes to get from Columbia to Washington.

Going from Columbia to Washington by train takes over 10 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 Columbia 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Silver Service has the most connections between Columbia to Washington DC

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Columbia to Washington route. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Columbia to Washington, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Washington with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Columbia to Washington DC, which start at $1.00.

One train carrier connects Columbia to Washington

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Columbia to Washington DC start from $78.00, and on average cost $93.36. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Washington. Amtrak Silver Service in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Columbia to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 10 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 37 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $93.52 for a one-way weekend reservation from Columbia.

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$93.36

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There is one train station from which trains depart Columbia on their way to Washington. The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Washington from Columbia., The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station