Boston to Alexandria train

Cheap train tickets from Boston to Alexandria

Showing times and prices for Dec 10

Cheapest

97

Average

170

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Boston to Alexandria is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
09:30PMSouth Station13h53 11:23AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
971One-way
Cheapest
09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA9h39 07:15AMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
971One-way
Cheapest
09:30PMSouth Station9h45 07:15AMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
971One-way
Cheapest
09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA13h47 11:23AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
971One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:40AMSouth Station9h34 07:14PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
1371One-way

Train schedule from Boston to Alexandria

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, December 10
06:35AMSouth Station8h32 03:07PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
06:35AMSouth Station10h40 05:15PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
06:40AMBack Bay Station, MA8h27 03:07PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
06:40AMBack Bay Station, MA10h35 05:15PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
08:40AMSouth Station10h06 06:46PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
08:40AMSouth Station8h45 05:25PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
08:45AMBack Bay Station, MA10h01 06:46PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
08:45AMBack Bay Station, MA8h40 05:25PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
09:40AMSouth Station9h34 07:14PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
09:45AMBack Bay Station, MA9h29 07:14PMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
10:10AMSouth Station9h04 07:14PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
10:16AMBack Bay Station, MA8h58 07:14PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
09:30PMSouth Station13h53 11:23AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
09:30PMSouth Station9h45 07:15AMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
09:30PMSouth Station13h46 11:16AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA9h39 07:15AMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA13h40 11:16AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer
09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA13h47 11:23AMAlexandria Station
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Boston to Alexandria

Showing times and prices for Dec 10

Fastest Journey

8 h 27 m

Average

10 h 24 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

641 km

Of the 18 trains that leave Boston for Alexandria every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:40AMBack Bay Station, MA8h27 03:07PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
2171One-way
2nd Fastest
06:35AMSouth Station8h32 03:07PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
2171One-way
08:45AMBack Bay Station, MA8h40 05:25PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
1911One-way
08:40AMSouth Station8h45 05:25PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
1911One-way
10:16AMBack Bay Station, MA8h58 07:14PMAlexandria Station
0 transfers
1641One-way

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Overview: Train from Boston to Alexandria

distanceDistance397 miles (641 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Boston to Alexandria cover the 397 miles (641 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 59 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€22), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $1 (€1).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Boston to Alexandria trains

Travel on Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains between Boston and Alexandria at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Amtrak Acela
Amtrak

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train to Alexandria from Boston. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Boston to Alexandria train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 50 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 3 a day

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 to Alexandria from Boston.

Boston to Alexandria train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 8 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to Alexandria

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Alexandria 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 Boston to Alexandria.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Boston and Alexandria for the next 7 days starting from $1 (€1)  one way.
The train price between Boston and Alexandria is on average $24 (€22)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 397 miles (641 km)  from Boston to Alexandria by train.
The Boston to Alexandria train duration is on average 9 h 59 min, which is to be expected when traveling 397 miles (641 km) from Boston to Alexandria. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best Boston to Alexandria train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Boston and Alexandria to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains to Alexandria from Boston per day with Amtrak  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Boston for Alexandria is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Boston to Alexandria at 5: 05 AM. The last train from Boston to Alexandria that you can take departs at 9: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Boston to Alexandria schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Boston to Alexandria is on average $24 (€22) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Boston to Alexandria available a few months in advance.

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