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New York, NY to Washington, DC by train

The journey from New York, NY to Washington, DC by train is 328.86 km and takes 3 hrs 29 mins. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:20 am and the last at 8:01 pm. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC by train for as little as RM 746.28 or as much as RM 1,586.90. The best price for this journey is RM 746.28.

Lowest PriceRM 746.28
Journey Duration3 hrs 29 mins
Connection per Day28
Lowest PriceRM 746.28
Highest PriceRM 1,586.90
First Departure12:20 am
Last Departure8:01 pm
Distance328.86 km
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalWashington, DC
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Washington, DC Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 29 May 2024

Your journey from New York, NY to Washington, DC with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from New York, NY to Washington, DC?

The cheapest train tickets from New York, NY to Washington, DC cost RM 746.28. On average, you can expect to spend around RM 898.55 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from New York, NY to Washington, DC.
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Prices will vary when you travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC. On average, though, you'll pay about RM 898.55 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC by train?

The journey between New York, NY and Washington, DC by train is approximately 328.86 km. It will take you more or less 3 hrs 29 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey from New York, NY to Washington, DC covers a distance of 328.86 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hrs 29 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 hrs 52 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from New York, NY to Washington, DC faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart New York, NY from the following stations: LaGuardia Airport (LGA),Newark Liberty Airport Station,New York Penn Station,New York Port Authority,John F. Kennedy International Airport, JFK. Arriving at Washington, DC, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DCA,Springfield - Franconia,Washington DC Union Station,Baltimore–Washington International Airport, BWI. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Washington, DC.

How many journeys from New York, NY to Washington, DC take place each day?

You will be able to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 28 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from New York, NY to Washington, DC using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 28 direct connections from New York, NY to Washington, DC each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to Washington, DC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Washington, DC
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Washington, DC.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to Washington, DC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to Washington, DC.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around RM 82.57 to RM 619.29 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 87% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Washington, DC

The cheapest New York, NY - Washington, DC train tickets can be found for as low as RM 191.09 if you’re lucky, or RM 326.61 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as RM 683.88.

Find the best day to travel to Washington, DC by train

When travelling to Washington, DC by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to Washington, DC CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
23.02kg
Bus
24.66kg
Flight
65.77kg
Car
52.62kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Washington, DC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Washington, DC are 23.02kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Washington, DC? By taking the train between New York, NY and Washington, DC you will save 42.75kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.64kg compared to a bus and 29.6kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Washington, DC?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Washington, DC is RM 898.55. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 746.28.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Washington, DC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Washington, DC is RM 746.28. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Washington, DC by train?
New York, NY to Washington, DC is 328.86 km.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Washington, DC take?
New York, NY to Washington, DC is on average 3 hrs 29 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 52 mins.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Washington, DC?
New York, NY to Washington, DC has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Washington, DC leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Washington, DC departs at 12:20 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to Washington, DC depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Washington, DC departs at 8:01 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Washington, DC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is RM 746.28 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to Washington, DC?
There are on average 28 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to Washington, DC.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Washington, DC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Washington, DC is 2 hrs 52 mins.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Washington, DC?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Washington, DC.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Washington, DC by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Washington, DC creates 23.02kg of CO2 emissions.