Book train Tickets from

Washington to Boston

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Mon, Nov 20
$111
Tue, Nov 21
$181
Wed, Nov 22
$181
Thu, Nov 23
$111
Fri, Nov 24
$145
Sat, Nov 25
$145
Sun, Nov 26
$222
Mon, Nov 27
$145
Tue, Nov 28
$89
Wed, Nov 29
$89
Thu, Nov 30
$89
Fri, Dec 1
$89
Sat, Dec 2
$89
Sun, Dec 3
$79

Upcoming train trips on Tue, Nov 21 See all

3:15am
7h 44m
10:59am
$181.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
3:15am
7h 50m
11:05am
$181.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:52am
7h 47m
12:39pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:52am
7h 53m
12:45pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
5:00am
6h 34m
11:34am
$216.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
5:00am
6h 40m
11:40am
$216.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
7:00am
6h 39m
1:39pm
$216.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
7:00am
6h 45m
1:45pm
$216.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
7:25am
7h 44m
3:09pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
7:25am
7h 50m
3:15pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
8:40am
7h 48m
4:28pm
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
8:40am
7h 55m
4:35pm
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
9:00am
6h 41m
3:41pm
$249.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
9:00am
6h 47m
3:47pm
$249.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:00am
6h 44m
4:44pm
$249.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:00am
6h 50m
4:50pm
$249.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:10am
8h 13m
6:23pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:10am
8h 20m
6:30pm
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
12:00pm
6h 39m
6:39pm
$330.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
12:00pm
6h 45m
6:45pm
$330.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
1:00pm
6h 35m
7:35pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
1:00pm
6h 40m
7:40pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
1:05pm
8h 17m
9:22pm
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
1:05pm
8h 24m
9:29pm
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
2:00pm
6h 40m
8:40pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
2:00pm
6h 45m
8:45pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
3:00pm
6h 38m
9:38pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
3:00pm
6h 45m
9:45pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:00pm
6h 43m
10:43pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:00pm
6h 50m
10:50pm
$474.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:02pm
8h 12m
12:14am
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
4:02pm
8h 18m
12:20am
$279.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
5:00pm
6h 39m
11:39pm
$330.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
5:00pm
6h 45m
11:45pm
$330.00 Amtrak Acela
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:10pm
9h 43m
7:53am
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US
10:10pm
9h 48m
7:58am
$222.00 Amtrak
Washington, DC, US
Boston, MA, US

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TRAVELING FROM Washington TO Boston BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$194

FASTEST TIME

6h 34m

TRIPS PER DAY

34

train CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Washington to Boston?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap train tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest train ticket from Washington to Boston. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Washington to Boston has been $121MX$2,283CA$154€103£91kn776Kč2,626zł435CHF119. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $126MX$2,385CA$161€107£95kn810Kč2,743zł454CHF125 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Washington to Boston?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Boston from Washington by train is at 10pm on Saturday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

5pm on Tuesday is when the least number of people travel by train on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded train.

BUSIEST ON

Sat

LEAST BUSY ON

Tue

How many daily train trips are there from Washington to Boston?
TRIPS PER DAY

34

DIRECT TRIPS

33

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

10pm

On average, there are 34 train trips from Washington to Boston every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Washington to Boston, with an average of 19 trips per day, and 383 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Washington to Boston bus schedules.

Train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. Amtrak Acela offers upscale service amenities, including beverage and meal service to make your trip more pleasant.

How long is the train ride from Washington to Boston? On average, a train trip from Washington to Boston takes 7h 32m to make the 394.0 mi - 633.9 km journey. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 6h 34m to get from Washington to Boston.

Train lines that run from Washington to Boston

Getting from Washington to Boston by Amtrak Train:

Amtrak is USA's premier train carrier. Serving both the coasts as well as taking travelers from east to west and back, amtrak is both a convenient and comfortable way to travel.

Avg. time 8h 12m
Avg. price $145
Getting from Washington to Boston by Acela Express - Amtrak:

Acela Express is Amtrak's premiere high speed service quickly shuttling passengers between Boston to Washington DC.

Avg. time 6h 42m
Avg. price $255