Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

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Cheapest

339

Average

339

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
10:26AMDetroit, MI36h18 10:44PMWashington, DC
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3391One-way

Train schedule from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

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10:26AMDetroit, MI36h18 10:44PMWashington, DC
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Fastest train times from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

1d 12 h 18 m

Average

1d 12 h 18 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

635 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Detroit, MI for Washington, DC every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
10:26AMDetroit, MI36h18 10:44PMWashington, DC
0 transfers
3391One-way

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Overview: Train from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

distanceDistance393 miles (634 km)
durationAverage train duration15 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$101 (€100)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC cover the 393 miles (634 km) long route taking on average 15 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $101 (€100), but the average price of train tickets is $101 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Detroit Amtrak and arrive in Union Station.

Train providers: Amtrak from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC trains

You can travel by train to Washington, DC from Detroit, MI with Amtrak for as low as $101 (€100). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Washington, DC from Detroit, MI, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

  • Average Price: $101

Travel Tips: Trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

Travel by train 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 Detroit, MI to Washington, DC.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC to cost as little as $101 (€100)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train price to come in at an average of $101 (€100)  one way.
The Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train distance is approximately 393 miles (634 km).
On average the Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train travel time is 15 h 35 min  for the 393 miles (634 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Detroit Amtrak   and arrive in Union Station.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Detroit Amtrak and need to travel around 4.6 miles (7.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Washington, DC most often arrive at Union Station and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Washington, DC. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Detroit, MI to Washington, DC trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The earliest train for this route departs from Detroit, MI at 10: 26 AM. The last train leaves from Detroit, MI at 1: 35 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC to cost on average $101 (€100) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Detroit, MI
Washington, DC
The major railway station for departures from Detroit, MI is Detroit Amtrak. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Detroit Amtrak for your journey to Washington, DC from Detroit, MI.

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