Book Train Tickets from

New York to Washington

Tue, Jan 24
$89
Wed, Jan 25
$89
Thu, Jan 26
$89
Fri, Jan 27
$89
Sat, Jan 28
$89
Sun, Jan 29
$89
Mon, Jan 30
$69
Tue, Jan 31
$69
Wed, Feb 1
$69
Thu, Feb 2
$69
Fri, Feb 3
$69
Sat, Feb 4
$69
Sun, Feb 5
$69
Mon, Feb 6
$49

Upcoming train trips on Tue, Jan 24 See all

3:25am
3h 35m
7:00am
$89.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:40am
3h 32m
8:12am
$89.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:00am
2h 55m
8:55am
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:02am
3h 28m
9:30am
$176.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:00am
2h 53m
9:53am
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:05am
3h 23m
10:28am
$144.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:25am
3h 20m
10:45am
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00am
2h 53m
10:53am
$408.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:10am
3h 20m
11:30am
$176.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:00am
2h 53m
11:53am
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:35am
3h 30m
1:05pm
$144.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00am
2h 53m
12:53pm
$192.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:35am
3h 25m
2:00pm
$144.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:00am
2h 53m
1:53pm
$163.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:35am
3h 30m
3:05pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:00pm
2h 53m
2:53pm
$163.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:35pm
3h 43m
4:18pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
1:00pm
2h 53m
3:53pm
$163.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
2:00pm
2h 53m
4:53pm
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
2:02pm
3h 13m
5:15pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:00pm
2h 53m
5:53pm
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:05pm
3h 20m
6:25pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:35pm
3h 16m
6:51pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:00pm
2h 53m
6:53pm
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:05pm
3h 25m
7:30pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:42pm
3h 28m
8:10pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:00pm
2h 53m
7:53pm
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:39pm
3h 34m
9:13pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:00pm
2h 53m
8:53pm
$280.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:25pm
3h 25m
9:50pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:45pm
3h 14m
9:59pm
$89.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:00pm
2h 56m
9:56pm
$192.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:40pm
3h 30m
11:10pm
$116.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:13pm
2h 52m
11:05pm
$163.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:05pm
2h 53m
11:58pm
$163.00 Amtrak Acela
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:10pm
3h 20m
12:30am
$89.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:05pm
3h 25m
1:30am
$89.00 Amtrak
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US

Why book on Wanderu?

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Find the best deals on train tickets from New York to Washington on Wanderu. Wanderu searches hundreds of bus and train companies to find you the fastest, cheapest and most comfortable bus and train tickets to Washington. New York to Washington schedules are served by BoltBus, Washington Deluxe, BestBus, Greyhound Peter Pan Pooled Service, Acela Express - Amtrak, Amtrak Train, GoBuses, Megabus. Book your train tickets from New York to Washington in under a minute. We only list the safest and most reputable bus and train companies, so you are sure to have a perfect trip. Depart New York from 6th Avenue & 37th Street, Lexington between 39th and 40th Streets, W 34th St & 8th Ave, NYC and arrive in Washington at Dupont Cir, Columbia Heights Metro Station, Union Station.

Traveling from New York to Washington by train.

How far is New York from Washington by train?

On average a train trip to Washington takes 3 hours and 11 minutes. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 2 hours and 53 minutes to get from New York to Washington.

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

On average there are 35 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from New York to Washington, with an average of 23 trips per day, and 690 monthly trips.

When is the best time to buy a train ticket from New York to Washington?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from New York to Washington were $114.20. By booking 28 days out, tickets are, on average $43.33 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

 

What is the average cost of a train trip from New York to Washington?

A train trip between New York and Washington averages $157.95.

The cheapest day of the week to travel by train from New York to Washington is Monday, when prices typically start at $49.00 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 $49.00.

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Washington by train is at 8 am on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out.

7 pm on Sunday 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 New York?

One station have train departures from New York. Penn Station is the main train station 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 New York.

 

Do train carriers that serve the New York 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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When reserving your trip with Wanderu, you'll find low prices on trains across the US, Canada and Europe. If you want to see even more options, Wanderu can also help you browse deals for a bus from New York to Washington, ensuring that you're able to find the perfect schedule and price your trip.


BoltBus serves major cities in the northeastern and northwestern US. It has new buses, outlets and extra legroom. What about $1 tickets? Yup! Those too! See the BoltBus Coupon guide.

Go Buses offers safe, quick, and affordable buses between Boston, Providence, and New York with service seven days a week.

On Wanderu, you'll find the best prices on Washington Deluxe bus tickets for your trip to New York or Washington D.C.

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

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.

BestBus, formerly DC2NY, operates from New York to Washington DC and Virginia. Stops are Dupont Circle and Union Station in DC, and in front of Penn Station in New York City.

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

Greyhound Bus Lines and Peter Pan Bus combine efforts to serve routes all over Northeastern USA. The two companies cover destinations like Baltimore, Boston, NYC, Washington DC, and many more.