Cheap Norfolk to Alexandria train tickets

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How much are Norfolk to Alexandria train tickets?

Lowest Price$46.00
Fastest4h 4m
Daily Schedules4
train carriers2
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Overall score for Norfolk to Alexandria
4.3
Based on 3 reviews
Amtrak
4.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
1.0
Condition
5.0
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Timothy
4.0
August 11, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Everything worked as advertised and pulled me out of the jam of needing a one way trip back home.
Cons
The website did not make it easy to compare prices for various options. Consequently, I paid way too much. My price was 5 times the sold out super saver and double the price of leaving from the next station. The taxi fare to go the extra distance would have been less...More
Tips
Find someone who has made the trip to find the cost effective ways to get around.
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 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.5
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John
4.0
October 13, 2019Solo travel
Pros
The transfer was impossible to mess up and the staff at the station was helpful and kind.
Tips
The overhead compartments are much larger than you would think and can hold quite large carry-on's.
Stephen
5.0
July 23, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Fast and beautiful scenery
Tips
Be prepared find a seat once the train arrives

How to find cheap train tickets from Norfolk to Alexandria ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Norfolk to Alexandria 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 Norfolk to Alexandria was $51.02. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $28.91 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 Norfolk to Alexandria ? How far is Norfolk to Alexandria ?

The distance between Norfolk to Alexandria is 141.34 miles or 227.40 km. A train trip from Norfolk to Alexandria typically takes 5 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 4 minutes to get from Norfolk to Alexandria.

Going from Norfolk to Alexandria by train takes over 5 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 Norfolk to Alexandria 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Norfolk to Alexandria

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Alexandria. On the route to Alexandria 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Norfolk to Alexandria, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Alexandria with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Norfolk to Alexandria is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Norfolk to Alexandria start from $46.00, and on average cost $66.72. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Alexandria. Amtrak in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Alexandria trains arrive at 110 Callahan Dr,

From Norfolk to Alexandria train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 4 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $65.56 for a one-way train ticket to Alexandria.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 19m
Avg. Price
$66.72

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Norfolk to Alexandria start from $46.00, and on average cost $54.18. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Alexandria. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Alexandria trains arrive at 110 Callahan Dr,

From Norfolk to Alexandria train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 4 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Alexandria faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 4 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Alexandria on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $60.35 for a one-way weekend reservation from Norfolk.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 9m
Avg. Price
$54.18

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Norfolk on their way to Alexandria. The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D.
  • 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D
There is one train station where trains arrive in Alexandria from Norfolk., The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 110 Callahan Dr.
  • 110 Callahan Dr