Book train Tickets from

Philadelphia to Washington

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Thu, Aug 17
$56
Fri, Aug 18
$56
Sat, Aug 19
$56
Sun, Aug 20
$56
Mon, Aug 21
$56
Tue, Aug 22
$56
Wed, Aug 23
$56
Thu, Aug 24
$49
Fri, Aug 25
$49
Sat, Aug 26
$49
Sun, Aug 27
$49
Mon, Aug 28
$49
Tue, Aug 29
$49
Wed, Aug 30
$39

Upcoming train trips on Fri, Aug 18 See all

5:00am
2h
7:00am
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:31am
2h 7m
8:38am
$72.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:15am
1h 40m
8:55am
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:40am
1h 50m
9:30am
$72.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:13am
1h 40m
9:53am
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:15am
1h 55m
10:10am
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:54am
1h 51m
10:45am
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:13am
1h 40m
10:53am
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:37am
1h 53m
11:30am
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
10:10am
1h 43m
11:53am
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:10am
1h 43m
12:53pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:11am
1h 54m
1:05pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
12:02pm
1h 58m
2:00pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
12:13pm
1h 40m
1:53pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
12:35pm
2h
2:35pm
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:00pm
2h 5m
3:05pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:13pm
1h 40m
2:53pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
2:11pm
2h 7m
4:18pm
$56.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
2:12pm
1h 43m
3:55pm
$208.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
2:29pm
2h 1m
4:30pm
$72.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:10pm
1h 43m
4:53pm
$208.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:27pm
2h 58m
6:25pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:32pm
1h 48m
5:20pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:12pm
1h 43m
5:55pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:30pm
1h 55m
6:25pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:55pm
1h 56m
6:51pm
$72.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:58pm
1h 57m
6:55pm
$110.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
5:10pm
1h 43m
6:53pm
$142.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:10pm
1h 43m
7:53pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:11pm
1h 59m
8:10pm
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:10pm
1h 43m
8:53pm
$208.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:11pm
2h 2m
9:13pm
$72.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:55pm
1h 55m
9:50pm
$56.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:10pm
1h 46m
9:56pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:11pm
1h 48m
9:59pm
$90.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:12pm
1h 58m
11:10pm
$56.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:28pm
1h 37m
11:05pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
10:18pm
1h 40m
11:58pm
$121.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
10:35pm
1h 55m
12:30am
$56.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:30pm
2h
1:30am
$56.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US

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TRAVELING FROM Philadelphia TO Washington BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$98

FASTEST TIME

1h 37m

TRIPS PER DAY

34

train CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Washington. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Philadelphia to Washington has been $80MX$1,404CA$100€68£62kn499Kč1,760zł288CHF77. By booking 28 days in advance, tickets are typically $39MX$694CA$50€33£30kn247Kč870zł142CHF38 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Philadelphia to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Washington from Philadelphia by train is at 7pm on Friday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

10am on Friday 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

Fri

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

34

DIRECT TRIPS

34

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

12am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 34 train trips from Philadelphia to Washington every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Philadelphia to Washington, with an average of 21 trips per day, and 557 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Washington? On average, a train trip from Philadelphia to Washington takes 1h 51m to make the 123.3 mi - 198.4 km journey. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 1h 37m to get from Philadelphia to Washington.

Train lines that run from Philadelphia to Washington

Getting from Philadelphia 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 1h 57m
Avg. price $70
Getting from Philadelphia 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 1h 41m
Avg. price $145