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PHL — WAS
abr. 29 — may. 61
1 adult
lun. 4/29

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Amtrak
With transfers
1h 56m
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With transfers
1h 56m
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With transfers
1h 57m
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With transfers
2h 10m
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With transfers
1h 57m
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1h 57m
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Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$20

ONE-WAY FROM

$10

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 05m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak, Acela
The best round-trip train deal from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $20
The best one-way train deal from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $10
Average time it takes to travel by train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.
There are 2 train companies servicing this route: Amtrak, Acela

Philadelphia Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Newark StationPhiladelphia, 39.669691, -75.753508
Philadelphia NorthPhiladelphia, 39.997289, -75.155199
Philadelphia TrentonPhiladelphia, 40.218334, -74.755
Philadelphia 30th Street StationPhiladelphia, 39.955833, -75.181944

Washington, D.C. Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. LortonWashington, D.C., 38.70814, -77.22094
Washington, D.C. AberdeenWashington, D.C., 39.508446, -76.16326
Washington, D.C. FredericksburgWashington, D.C., 38.298412, -77.45721
Washington, D.C. AlexandriaWashington, D.C., 38.806503, -77.06233
Washington, D.C. New CarrolltonWashington, D.C., 38.94778, -76.871666
Washington, D.C. UnionWashington, D.C., 38.89731, -77.00626

Book round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
May 28
8:16 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 56m
10:12 pmWashington, D.C. Union
May 29
10:00 pmWashington, D.C. Union
2h 06m
12:06 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 23
5:45 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 57m
7:42 amWashington, D.C. Union
May 24
5:05 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 50m
6:55 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 25
9:40 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 59m
11:39 pmWashington, D.C. Union
May 26
8:20 pmWashington, D.C. Union
2h 03m
10:23 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Apr 30
9:17 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 05m
11:22 pmWashington, D.C. Union
May 1
5:05 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 50m
6:55 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Jul 29
5:43 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 57m
7:40 amWashington, D.C. Union
Aug 3
8:20 pmWashington, D.C. Union
2h 03m
10:23 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Apr 30
7:55 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 03m
9:58 pmWashington, D.C. Union
May 1
5:05 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 50m
6:55 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station

Book one-way train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
May 16
8:16 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 56m
10:12 pmWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
May 1
8:16 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 56m
10:12 pmWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
May 26
5:45 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 57m
7:42 amWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
Sep 5
6:25 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 10m
8:35 amWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
Sep 30
5:43 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 57m
7:40 amWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
May 26
5:45 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 57m
7:42 amWashington, D.C. Union

Choose the best way to get from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

Buses

2h 50m
$6 one-way$12 round-trip
Nonstop · from $12

Distance to downtown

ZWU1.7 mi

Trains

1h 38m
$10 one-way$20 round-trip
Nonstop · from $20

Distance to downtown

ZWU1.7 mi

Flights

1h 06m
$74 one-way$134 round-trip
Nonstop · from $1591 stop · from $79

Distance to downtown

BWI8.5 mi

FAQs for booking trains from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

How much does a train ticket from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. cost?

A ticket from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. for this week starts from $10 one-way. How much you’ll pay for a train on average this month is $19 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, D.C.?

The most time-efficient journey by train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. currently available is 1h 41m. Travel time typically varies by up to 0h 24m, 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, D.C.?

The cost of a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. is about $19 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, D.C.?

There are many trains traveling between Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. which are Amtrak and Acela. The cheapest Amtrak is what we have recently available with prices starting at $20 round-trip.

How far is Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. by train?

While Washington, D.C. is 123.7 mi away from Philadelphia, the distance by train is longer depending on the route. In terms of time, a normal route is around 1h 41m.

Is a train the fastest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.?

The quickest way is to book a flight from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., which can be as quick as 1h 06m onboard American Airlines. You can also get a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., or a bus from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. which can take you longer to arrive at your destination.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.?

A bus from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. starting at $134, or consider a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. starting at $20. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.


Amtrak trains from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

Our best Amtrak deals on Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. train tickets
Amtrak
May 28
ZFV8:16 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 56m
ZWU10:12 pmWashington, D.C. Union
May 29
ZWU10:00 pmWashington, D.C. Union
2h 06m
ZFV12:06 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 4
ZFV4:20 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 09m
ZWU6:29 amWashington, D.C. Union
May 5
ZWU5:25 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 51m
ZFV7:16 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
May 7
ZFV4:45 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 09m
ZWU6:54 amWashington, D.C. Union
May 7
ZWU9:15 pmWashington, D.C. Union
1h 56m
ZFV11:11 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station

Popular train routes to Washington, D.C.

Most frequently searched train routes to Washington, D.C., along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Washington, D.C. from New York
Fastest travel time2h 32m
Cheapest price$40
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Boston
Fastest travel time6h 29m
Cheapest price$74
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Providence
Fastest travel time5h 59m
Cheapest price$72
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Baltimore
Fastest travel time0h 27m
Cheapest price$10
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Richmond
Fastest travel time2h 17m
Cheapest price$28
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Chicago
Fastest travel time17h 25m
Cheapest price$211
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Cleveland
Fastest travel time11h 11m
Cheapest price$166
Trains to Washington, D.C. from South Bend
Fastest travel time15h 56m
Cheapest price$255
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Charlottesville
Fastest travel time2h 27m
Cheapest price$34
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Charlotte
Fastest travel time8h 16m
Cheapest price$158
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Fayetteville
Fastest travel time6h 48m
Cheapest price$146
Trains to Washington, D.C. from Orlando
Fastest travel time17h 49m
Cheapest price$208

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Fastest travel time0h 36m
Cheapest price$20
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Fastest travel time2h 59m
Cheapest price$44
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Fastest travel time1h 01m
Cheapest price$11
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Fastest travel time20h 10m
Cheapest price$219
Trains from Philadelphia to Miami
Fastest travel time26h 05m
Cheapest price$242
Trains from Philadelphia to Atlanta
Fastest travel time16h 48m
Cheapest price$242
Trains from Philadelphia to Chicago
Fastest travel time26h 45m
Cheapest price$174
Trains from Philadelphia to Jacksonville
Fastest travel time16h 30m
Cheapest price$337

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