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How far is Boston from Washington by train?
On average a train trip to Washington takes 7 hours and 24 minutes. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 6 hours and 40 minutes to get from Boston to Washington.
How many daily train trips are there from Boston to Washington?
On average there are 32 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Boston to Washington, with an average of 16 trips per day, and 480 monthly trips.
When is the best time to buy a train ticket from Boston to Washington?
Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to Washington were $141.82. By booking 29 days out, tickets are, on average $62.67 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.
What is the average cost of a train trip from Boston to Washington?
A train trip between Boston and Washington averages $204.83.
The cheapest day of the week to travel by train from Boston to Washington is Monday, when prices typically start at $79.00 for train tickets on this route.
Generally, traveling on a Saturday will have the highest average price because of high demand. By booking early or comparing different lines and brands, you still may find a deal, with prices starting at $79.00.
The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Washington by train is at 2 am on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out.
6 pm on Tuesday is the least busiest train schedule on this route. Traveling at this time you are most likely to be on a train that has less passengers.
What is the main train station in Boston?
Two stations have train departures from Boston. South Station and Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St are the main train stations for trips departing to Washington.
What is the main arriving train station in Washington?
Train trips arrive in Washington at one station Union Station is the main train station in Washington for trips arriving from Boston.
Do train carriers that serve the Boston to Washington route offer WIFI and power outlets?
All train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. Amtrak Acela offers upscale service offerings including beverage and meal service to make your trip more convenient.
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Acela Express is Amtrak's premiere high speed service quickly shuttling passengers between Boston to Washington DC.