Book Train Tickets from

Philadelphia to Washington

Sun, Jan 22
$55
Mon, Jan 23
$55
Tue, Jan 24
$55
Wed, Jan 25
$55
Thu, Jan 26
$55
Fri, Jan 27
$55
Sat, Jan 28
$55
Sun, Jan 29
$48
Mon, Jan 30
$48
Tue, Jan 31
$48
Wed, Feb 1
$48
Thu, Feb 2
$48
Fri, Feb 3
$48
Sat, Feb 4
$48

Upcoming train trips on Sun, Jan 22 See all

12:13pm
1h 44m
1:57pm
$162.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
12:34pm
1h 51m
2:25pm
$108.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:13pm
1h 44m
2:57pm
$206.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:33pm
1h 57m
3:30pm
$71.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
2:17pm
1h 55m
4:12pm
$89.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
2:48pm
1h 47m
4:35pm
$108.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:33pm
2h 2m
5:35pm
$108.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:13pm
1h 44m
5:57pm
$162.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:35pm
2h
6:35pm
$108.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
5:13pm
1h 44m
6:57pm
$183.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
5:35pm
2h 5m
7:40pm
$71.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:13pm
1h 44m
7:57pm
$120.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:33pm
2h 2m
8:35pm
$89.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:13pm
1h 44m
8:57pm
$162.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:33pm
2h 7m
9:40pm
$71.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:13pm
1h 44m
9:57pm
$120.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:28pm
1h 57m
10:25pm
$89.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:13pm
1h 44m
10:57pm
$162.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:30pm
2h 4m
11:34pm
$55.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
10:33pm
2h 2m
12:35am
$71.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:33pm
2h 2m
1:35am
$55.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US

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Find the best deals on train tickets from Philadelphia 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. Philadelphia to Washington schedules are served by Greyhound Bus Lines, Amtrak Train, Acela Express - Amtrak, Megabus. Book your train tickets from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, N Phil - 2900 N Broad St, Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St and arrive in Washington at Dupont Cir, Columbia Heights Metro Station, Union Station.

Traveling from Philadelphia to Washington by train.

How far is Philadelphia from Washington by train?

On a train the trip will take you on average 1 hours and 48 minutes for the journey from Philadelphia to Washington. The fastest advertised travel time of 1 hours and 37 minutes to get you from Philadelphia to Washington are on trips provided by Amtrak Acela.

 

How many daily train trips are there from Philadelphia to Washington?

There are 34 train trips per day, on average, to Washington from Philadelphia for you to choose from. Amtrak has more trips on this route than any other train line. They offer an average of 21 trips per day, and 630 per month.

 

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

$99.58 is the average price for a train trip from Philadelphia to Washington.

 

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

You can find the cheapest train ticket prices from Philadelphia to Washington by booking at least 29 days before departure. The lowest average price in the past month on this route was $81.36, which is a $18.22 savings over last minute tickets.

Monday is the cheapest day of the week for you to travel from Philadelphia to Washington by train. On this route, the lowest average train ticket price for a Monday is $39.00.

The most expensive day for traveling from Philadelphia to Washington is Saturday. Because Saturday is a popular travel day for this route, your best chance of getting a fare close to $39.00 is by booking early and comparing your options for departure times, if possible.

None on Saturday is the busiest time of the week for train travel from Philadelphia to Washington. If you are planning to travel around None on Saturday be sure that you book your tickets as early as possible, as they may sell out. If your travel plans are flexible, train trips around 2 pm on Friday is when the least number of people travel and youíre most likely to have a less crowded train trip.

 

What is the main train station in Philadelphia?

You can depart from one station for train trips to Washington from Philadelphia. 30th St Station - 2955 Market St is the main train station for your trip departing to Washington.

 

What is the main arriving train station in Washington?

There is one station in Washington for train trips originating in Philadelphia. The arrival station can vary based on which train line you are traveling with. For trips from Philadelphia, Union Station is the main train station where most of the train schedules arrive.

 

Do train carriers that serve the Philadelphia 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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Greyhound Bus Lines is the largest bus carrier in the US. Spanning all the way from the East Coast to the West Coast, they cover over 1000 cities all over the United States.

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.

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