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TRAVELING FROM New York TO Washington BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$151

FASTEST TIME

2h 45m

TRIPS PER DAY

38

train CARRIERS

9

Sun, Apr 22
$93
Mon, Apr 23
$93
Tue, Apr 24
$93
Wed, Apr 25
$93
Thu, Apr 26
$93
Fri, Apr 27
$93
Sat, Apr 28
$79
Sun, Apr 29
$79
Mon, Apr 30
$79
Tue, May 1
$79
Wed, May 2
$79
Thu, May 3
$79
Fri, May 4
$79
Sat, May 5
$69

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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 $124MX$2,296CA$158€101£88kn747Kč2,557zł421CHF121. By booking 26 days in advance, tickets are typically $74MX$1,364CA$94€60£53kn444Kč1,519zł250CHF72 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 2pm on Friday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

10am on Sunday 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

Fri

LEAST BUSY ON

Sun

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

38

DIRECT TRIPS

38

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 38 train trips from New York to Washington every day. Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules have the most departures from New York to Washington, with an average of 17 trips per day, and 358 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 Express 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 19m to make the 203.7 mi - 327.7 km journey. Amtrak Acela Express has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 45m 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 28m
Avg. price $142
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 58m
Avg. price $212