Book train Tickets from

New York to Washington

Fri, Apr 28
$118
Sat, Apr 29
$91
Sun, Apr 30
$91
Mon, May 1
$91
Tue, May 2
$91
Wed, May 3
$91
Thu, May 4
$91
Fri, May 5
$69
Sat, May 6
$69
Sun, May 7
$69
Mon, May 8
$69
Tue, May 9
$69
Wed, May 10
$69
Thu, May 11
$69

Upcoming train trips on Sat, Apr 29 See all

3:00am
3h 30m
6:30am
$148.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:02am
3h 28m
9:30am
$226.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:45am
3h 35m
10:20am
$180.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:17am
3h 28m
10:45am
$148.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00am
2h 57m
10:57am
$251.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:05am
3h 25m
11:30am
$180.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:05am
3h 30m
12:35pm
$180.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:48am
3h 28m
1:16pm
$148.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00am
2h 56m
12:56pm
$194.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:05am
3h 20m
2:25pm
$180.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:00pm
2h 57m
2:57pm
$223.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:50pm
3h 20m
4:10pm
$148.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
1:17pm
3h 18m
4:35pm
$118.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
2:05pm
3h 25m
5:30pm
$91.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:00pm
2h 57m
5:57pm
$194.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:04pm
3h 31m
6:35pm
$91.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:05pm
3h 30m
7:35pm
$91.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:05pm
3h 30m
8:35pm
$118.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:05pm
3h 30m
9:35pm
$118.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:01pm
3h 24m
10:25pm
$91.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:01pm
3h 29m
11:30pm
$118.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:05pm
3h 30m
12:35am
$118.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:05pm
3h 25m
2:30am
$91.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US

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TRAVELING FROM New York TO Washington BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$149

FASTEST TIME

2h 47m

TRIPS PER DAY

33

train CARRIERS

2

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

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 New York to Washington. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from New York to Washington has been $112MX$2,135CA$153€103£87zł435CHF111. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $69MX$1,309CA$94€63£53zł267CHF68 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from New York to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Washington from New York by train is at 6am on Saturday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

1pm on Wednesday 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

Wed

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

33

DIRECT TRIPS

33

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 33 train trips from New York to Washington every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from New York to Washington, with an average of 21 trips per day, and 419 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view New York to Washington 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 New York to Washington? On average, a train trip from New York to Washington takes 3h 14m to make the 203.7 mi - 327.7 km journey. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 47m to get from New York to Washington.

Train lines that run from New York to Washington

Getting from New York to Washington 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 3h 26m
Avg. price $110
Getting from New York to Washington by Acela Express - Amtrak:

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

Avg. time 2h 54m
Avg. price $218