Cheap Petersburg to Washington DC  train tickets

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Overall score for Petersburg to Washington DC
5.0
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Amtrak Carolinian
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
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5.0
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5.0
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4.0
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Oluwaseun
5.0
June 1, 2019Visiting family
Pros
the train schedule was on point and they re conscious of the timing.I had a very good experience
Cons
keep it up to the standards it is right now

How to find cheap train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Petersburg to Washington 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 Petersburg to Washington was $31.96. 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 $9.00 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 Petersburg to Washington DC ? How far is Petersburg to Washington DC ?

The distance between Petersburg to Washington DC is 117.78 miles or 189.50 km. A train trip from Petersburg to Washington DC typically takes 3 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours to get from Petersburg to Washington.

A train getaway to Washington clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Washington before you have to hop on the train back to Petersburg. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Washington. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Saturday trains from Petersburg to Washington 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 Silver Service has the most connections between Petersburg to Washington DC

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Washington. On the route to Washington 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Petersburg to Washington, usually offering one departure per day. 5 train trips per day are direct connections to Washington, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC, which start at $6.00.

Petersburg to Washington is served by 5 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC start from $33.00, and on average cost $50.32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Washington. Amtrak in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Petersburg to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

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Avg. Time
3h 11m
Avg. Price
$50.32

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC start from $29.00, and on average cost $37.58. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Washington. Amtrak Carolinian in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Petersburg to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 3 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $40.38 for a one-way weekend reservation from Petersburg.

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Avg. Time
3h 18m
Avg. Price
$37.58

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC start from $29.00, and on average cost $32.36. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Washington. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Petersburg to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 3 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $32.47 for a one-way weekend reservation from Petersburg.

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Avg. Time
3h 4m
Avg. Price
$32.36

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC start from $30.00, and on average cost $36.24. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Washington. Amtrak Palmetto in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Petersburg to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 3 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Washington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Palmetto scheduled trip per day, which will cost $37.87 for a one-way weekend reservation from Petersburg.

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Avg. Time
3h 23m
Avg. Price
$36.24

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Petersburg to Washington DC start from $30.00, and on average cost $42.53. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Washington. Amtrak Silver Service in Petersburg leaves from Amtrak Station - 3516 South St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Petersburg to Washington DC train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 3 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Silver Service offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $41.17 for a one-way train ticket to Washington.

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Avg. Time
3h 23m
Avg. Price
$42.53

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Petersburg on their way to Washington. The busiest departure station in Petersburg serving this route is Amtrak Station - 3516 South St.
  • Amtrak Station - 3516 South St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Washington from Petersburg., The busiest departure station in Petersburg serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station