Albany, NY to Washington, DC train

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Cheap train tickets from Albany, NY to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Albany, NY to Washington, DC is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
11:38PM9h22
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
$691One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:39PM10h21
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
$691One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:55AM7h10
Albany, NY
07:05PMWashington, DC
$2201One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:35PM11h49
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
$2591One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:40PM10h44
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
$2601One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Albany, NY to Washington, DC

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 24
Amtrak
11:38PM9h22
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:39PM10h21
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:55AM7h10
Albany, NY
07:05PMWashington, DC
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:40PM10h44
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:35PM11h49
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Albany, NY to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

9 h 53 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

501 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Albany, NY for Washington, DC every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
11:55AM7h10
Albany, NY
07:05PMWashington, DC
$2201One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:38PM9h22
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
$691One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:39PM10h21
Albany, NY
09:00AMWashington, DC
$691One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:40PM10h44
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
$2601One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:35PM11h49
Albany, NY
10:24AMWashington, DC
$2591One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Albany, NY to Washington, DC

distanceDistance310 miles (500 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$172 (€149)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak, Amtrak Acela or VIA Rail

Trains from Albany, NY to Washington, DC cover the 310 miles (500 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 59 min with our travel partners like Amtrak, Amtrak Acela or VIA Rail. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $172 (€149), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $68 (€59).

Train providers: Amtrak, Amtrak Acela and VIA Rail from Albany, NY to Washington, DC trains

Find the best trains to Washington, DC from Albany, NY with Omio's travel partners Amtrak, Amtrak Acela and VIA Rail from $90 (€78). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between Albany, NY and Washington, DC.

Albany, NY to Washington, DC train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $90
  • Amtrak frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: Trains from Albany, NY to Washington, DC

FAQs: Travel by train from Albany, NY to Washington, DC easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Albany, NY to Washington, DC.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Albany, NY to Washington, DC can start from as little as $68 (€59) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Albany, NY to Washington, DC is $172 (€149); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Albany, NY to Washington, DC is 5 h 59 min   to travel the 310 mile (500 km) long route, with around there are 8 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Albany, NY to Washington, DC leaves at 9: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Albany, NY to Washington, DC leaves at 11: 40 PM.
There are 8 trains a day from Albany, NY to Washington, DC which require at least one change with Amtrak, Amtrak Acela or VIA Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Washington, DC. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from Albany, NY to Washington, DC.
For the best Albany, NY to Washington, DC train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak, Amtrak Acela or VIA Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Albany, NY and Washington, DC to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 40 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Albany, NY to Washington, DC by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Washington, DC from Albany, NY including taking a train, bus or flight.

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