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Train tickets from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia

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Amtrak
Direct
2h 55m
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Amtrak
Direct
1h 56m
Amtrak
Amtrak
Direct
2h 49m
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Amtrak
Direct
1h 55m
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Direct
2h 00m
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2h 00m
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Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia train information

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

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$36

ONE-WAY FROM

$18

AVG TRAVEL TIME

1h 55m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $36
The best one-way train deal from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $18
Average time it takes to travel by train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

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

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jun 24
4:45 amWashington, D.C. Union
2h 04m
6:49 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jun 26
1:33 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 08m
3:41 pmWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
Jun 24
9:04 amAlexandria
2h 49m
11:53 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jun 26
12:35 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 39m
3:14 pmAlexandria
Amtrak
Jul 1
12:03 pmAlexandria
2h 57m
3:00 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jul 4
4:53 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 30m
7:23 amAlexandria
Amtrak
Jul 15
1:30 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 54m
3:24 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Jul 17
7:18 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 10m
9:28 amWashington, D.C. Union
Amtrak
Aug 31
3:58 amAlexandria
2h 47m
6:45 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Aug 31
10:13 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
2h 58m
1:11 pmAlexandria
Amtrak
Aug 31
5:20 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 52m
7:12 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Aug 31
1:35 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
1h 55m
3:30 pmWashington, D.C. Union

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

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia 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 3
9:36 amAlexandria
2h 55m
12:31 pmPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Jul 3
3:20 amWashington, D.C. Union
1h 56m
5:16 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station
Amtrak
Jun 13
7:05 amAlexandria
2h 49m
9:54 amPhiladelphia 30th Street Station

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

A ticket from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia for this week starts from $18 one-way.

Arrive at your destination quickly by taking a 1h 48m train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia. Your arrival can differ by about 0h 07m. This largely depends on whether your train ride includes stops or a direct route from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia. Look into Amtrak, they have one of the quickest options available.

Ride to your destination comfortably on Amtrak. Consider Amtrak as it’s been found as the cheapest option to get from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia starting at $36.

At 1h 06m, choosing to opt for a flight from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia for this trip versus opting for a train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia or a bus from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia can save you time on travel.

A train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia starting at $159, or consider a bus from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia starting at $40. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia are 123.7 mi apart from one another, but the actual distance by train depends on the route taken. The train takes 1h 48m, typically.

Taking a train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia has a carbon footprint of about 33lb. The train has a smaller footprint by about 79% compared to flying this route (156lb). Buses to Philadelphia from Washington, D.C. have a carbon footprint of 21lb on average.


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