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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Alexandria to Atlanta?

Lowest Price$105.00
Fastest Train13h 24m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Alexandria to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

$135$90$45AugAug

Monthly average prices

$175$140$105$70$35SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$175$140$105$70$353020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Alexandria, VA to Atlanta, GA
4.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Crescent report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
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Value
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Alexandria to Atlanta 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 Alexandria to Atlanta?

In the last month, $111.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Alexandria, VA to Atlanta, GA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. 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 $35.09 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Alexandria to Atlanta?

The distance between Alexandria and Atlanta is approximately 537 miles, or 865 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 16 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 24 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 Alexandria to Atlanta 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 Friday 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 Alexandria at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Alexandria to Atlanta?

Trains leave the station in Alexandria twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Atlanta faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Atlanta to Alexandria.

Which train should you take from Alexandria to Atlanta?

2 train services operate from Alexandria, Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak119h 24m$119.75
Amtrak Crescent113h 25m$107.49

Where is the train station in Alexandria?

There is one train station in Alexandria:

  • 110 Callahan Dr

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

Atlanta has one train station:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

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