Cheap Alexandria to Roanoke  train tickets

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How much are Alexandria to Roanoke train tickets?

Lowest Price$31.00
Fastest4h 41m
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Overall score for Alexandria to Roanoke
4.5
Based on 2 reviews
Amtrak Northeast Regional
4.5
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.5
Value
3.5
Condition
4.5
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Danielle
4.0
May 30, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I loved being able to work or read or just relax. And I saved a ton of money instead of having fo rent a car and drive myself!
Cons
A little more information, even if just signage was increased. I didnt know there may have been food available, and I was confused about which train was mine.
Tips
I rode in coach and was super comfy! Make sure to get a window seat.

How to find cheap train tickets from Alexandria to Roanoke ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Alexandria to Roanoke 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 Roanoke was $31.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $22.50 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 Roanoke ? How far is Alexandria to Roanoke ?

The distance between Alexandria to Roanoke is 189.94 miles or 305.60 km. A train trip from Alexandria to Roanoke typically takes 4 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Roanoke faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 41 minutes to get from Alexandria to Roanoke.

Going from Alexandria to Roanoke by train takes over 4 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 Thursday trains from Alexandria to Roanoke 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 Northeast Regional has the most connections between Alexandria to Roanoke

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

One train carrier connects Alexandria to Roanoke

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Alexandria to Roanoke start from $31.00, and on average cost $50.30. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Roanoke. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Roanoke trains arrive at 55 Norfolk Ave SW,

From Alexandria to Roanoke train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 4 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Roanoke faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 41 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Roanoke on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $56.68 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

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Avg. Time
4h 44m
Avg. Price
$50.30

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There is one train station from which trains depart Alexandria on their way to Roanoke. 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 Roanoke from Alexandria., The busiest departure station in Alexandria serving this route is 55 Norfolk Ave SW.
  • 55 Norfolk Ave SW