Cheap Alexandria to Columbia train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Alexandria to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Alexandria to Columbia 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 Alexandria to Columbia was $78.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $20.00 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 Alexandria to Columbia ? How far is Alexandria to Columbia ?

The distance between Alexandria to Columbia is 399.32 miles or 642.49 km. A train trip from Alexandria to Columbia typically takes 11 hours, If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 10 hours and 15 minutes to get from Alexandria to Columbia.

Going from Alexandria to Columbia by train takes over 11 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 Friday trains from Alexandria to Columbia 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Silver Service has the most connections between Alexandria to Columbia

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to Columbia 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Alexandria to Columbia, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Columbia with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Alexandria to Columbia is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Alexandria to Columbia start from $92.00, and on average cost $131.17. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Alexandria to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $131.17 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

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Avg. Time
12h 17m
Avg. Price
$131.17

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Alexandria to Columbia start from $78.00, and on average cost $118.04. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Columbia. Amtrak Silver Service in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Alexandria to Columbia train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 10 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $112.33 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 15m
Avg. Price
$118.04

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There is one train station from which trains depart Alexandria on their way to Columbia. The busiest departure station in Alexandria serving this route is 110 Callahan Dr.
  • 110 Callahan Dr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Alexandria., The busiest departure station in Alexandria serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St