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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Fredericksburg to Washington DC?

Lowest Price$16.00
Fastest Train1h 18m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Fredericksburg to Washington DC

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10AugAug

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Fredericksburg, VA to Washington, DC
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
Monica
5.0
November 23, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Although the train was an hour late, the trip was fast, quiet and smooth.
Cons
On time trains.
Tips
Call "Julie" for train delays.
Jacqueline
5.0
June 14, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Fast and on time time
Cons
Everything was great
Tips
Be on time

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fredericksburg to Washington 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 Fredericksburg to Washington DC?

In the last month, $16.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Fredericksburg, VA to Washington, DC. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. 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 $6.59 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Fredericksburg to Washington DC?

The distance between Fredericksburg and Washington DC is approximately 48 miles, or 77 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 18 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Fredericksburg to Washington DC are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Wednesday 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 Fredericksburg at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 Fredericksburg to Washington DC?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Fredericksburg to Washington DC.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Washington DC to Fredericksburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fredericksburg to Washington DC for $17.00.

Which train should you take from Fredericksburg to Washington DC?

2 train services operate from Fredericksburg, Virginia to Washington, District of Columbia. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian11h 23m$16.49
Amtrak Northeast Regional21h 25m$16.52

Where is the train station in Fredericksburg?

There is one train station in Fredericksburg:

  • 200 Lafayette Blvd

Where is the train station in Washington DC?

Washington DC has one train station:

  • Union Station

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