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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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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.