Trains Washington Philadelphia to Washington

Train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington

Round-trip
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Philadelphia (PHL)
Washington (WAS)
Fri 7/30
Sat 8/7
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
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Train information from Philadelphia to Washington

Find information about train ticket prices, journey time, and companies that offer transportation from Philadelphia to Washington
ROUND-TRIP FROM$36The best round-trip train deal from Philadelphia to Washington found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $36
ONE-WAY FROM$18The best one-way train deal from Philadelphia to Washington found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $18
AVG TRAVEL TIME1h 58mAverage time it takes to travel by train from Philadelphia to Washington
TRAIN COMPANIESAmtrakThere is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book return-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington

Ride from Philadelphia to Washington by train with our quickest and cheapest round-trip tickets available. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above. All prices were found in the last 72 hours.
Cheapest
Quickest
Amtrak
Aug 10
5:14 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 05m
7:19 pm
Washington Union
Aug 12
11:52 am
Washington Union
2h 03m
1:55 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 24
12:30 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 04m
2:34 pm
Washington Union
Aug 26
4:40 am
Washington Union
1h 57m
6:37 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 10
3:55 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 00m
5:55 pm
Washington Union
Aug 12
2:20 am
Washington Union
2h 03m
4:23 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 10
4:54 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
1h 51m
6:45 am
Washington Union
Aug 12
4:00 am
Washington Union
1h 55m
5:55 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 28
3:40 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
1h 53m
5:33 am
Washington Union
Aug 29
3:20 am
Washington Union
1h 56m
5:16 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Sep 22
3:40 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
1h 53m
5:33 am
Washington Union
Sep 26
7:15 am
Washington Union
1h 58m
9:13 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
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Book one-way train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington

If you’d prefer to ride from Philadelphia to Washington by train one-way, below are our fastest and cheapest options found in the last 72 hours. Select your deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Cheapest
Quickest
Amtrak
Aug 10
7:11 am
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 00m
9:11 am
Washington Union
Amtrak
Sep 4
3:35 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 05m
5:40 pm
Washington Union
Amtrak
Aug 11
1:55 pm
Philadelphia 30th Street Station
2h 00m
3:55 pm
Washington Union
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FAQs for booking trains from Philadelphia to Washington

How much does a train ticket from Philadelphia to Washington cost?

A ticket from Philadelphia to Washington for this week starts from $18 one-way. How much you’ll pay for a train on average this month is $24 one-way. Keep in mind that the ticket price is generally dependent on when you book, the desired route, and class.

How long is the train ride from Philadelphia to Washington?

The most time-efficient journey by train from Philadelphia to Washington currently available is 1h 54m. Travel time typically varies by up to 0h 04m, depending on your train details. Check Amtrak if you need to get to your destination as quickly as possible.

When should I purchase the train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington?

The cost of a train from Philadelphia to Washington is about $24 one-way this week. Our data shows that prices are fairly stable throughout the next 3 months. You can book now to make sure your seat is secured.

Which train companies operate between Philadelphia to Washington?

There is a train traveling between Philadelphia and Washington which is Amtrak and currently our only available option.. The cheapest Amtrak is what we have recently available with prices starting at $36 round-trip.

Is a train the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington?

The quickest way is to book a flight from Philadelphia to Washington, which can be as quick as 0h 56m onboard United Airlines. You can also get a train from Philadelphia to Washington, or a bus from Philadelphia to Washington which can take you longer to arrive at your destination.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington?

A train from Philadelphia to Washington is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Philadelphia to Washington starting at $112, or consider a bus from Philadelphia to Washington starting at $44. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

How far is Philadelphia to Washington by train?

A train from Philadelphia to Washington will travel much more than the 123.7 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. The train usually takes 1h 54m in normal conditions.


Popular train routes to Washington

Most frequently searched train routes to Washington, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Washington from New York
Fastest travel time 3h 23m
Cheapest price $68
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Cheapest price $138
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