Trains Washington, D.C. Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

Train tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

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One-way
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
Philadelphia (PHL)
Washington, D.C. (WAS)
Thu 6/30
Fri 7/8
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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Amtrak
Direct
2h 04m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
2h 04m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
2h 04m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
2h 30m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
3h 09m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
3h 09m
Amtrak

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

$36

ONE-WAY FROM

$16

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 02m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $36
The best one-way train deal from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $16
Average time it takes to travel by train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

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
Jul 17
12:26 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 49m
3:15 amAlexandria
Jul 25
9:04 amAlexandria
2h 50m
11:54 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Jul 24
12:26 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 49m
3:15 amAlexandria
Jul 25
12:03 pmAlexandria
2h 57m
3:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Jul 17
12:26 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 49m
3:15 amAlexandria
Aug 14
12:03 pmAlexandria
2h 57m
3:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 19
4:53 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 30m
7:23 amAlexandria
Aug 19
12:03 pmAlexandria
2h 57m
3:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Aug 19
12:32 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 55m
3:27 pmAlexandria
Aug 21
6:26 amAlexandria
2h 50m
9:16 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Oct 3
12:56 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 39m
3:35 amAlexandria
Oct 10
9:04 amAlexandria
2h 50m
11:54 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
Jul 10
1:10 pmNewark Station
2h 04m
3:14 pmAlexandria
Amtrak
Jul 10
1:10 pmNewark Station
2h 04m
3:14 pmAlexandria
Amtrak
Jul 10
1:10 pmNewark Station
2h 04m
3:14 pmAlexandria

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

A ticket from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. for this week starts from $16 one-way. How much you’ll pay for a train on average this month is $25 one-way. Keep in mind that the ticket price is generally dependent on when you book, the desired route, and class.

The most time-efficient journey by train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. currently available is 1h 43m. Travel time typically varies by up to 0h 19m, depending on your train details. Check Amtrak if you need to get to your destination as quickly as possible.

The cost of a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. is about $25 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.

There is a train traveling between Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. 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.

The quickest way is to book a flight from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., which can be as quick as 1h 02m 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.

A train 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 $198, or consider a bus from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. starting at $40. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

A train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. 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 43m in normal conditions.


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