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Cheap train tickets from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
09:30PM15h35
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$1871One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:35AM27h30
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$11231One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
Amtrak
09:35AM27h30
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
1 transfer
Amtrak
09:30PM15h35
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

15 h 35 m

Average

21 h 32 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

635 km

It's difficult to get from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Amtrak
09:30PM15h35
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$1871One-way
1 transfer
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:35AM27h30
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
01:05PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$11231One-way
1 transfer

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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$193 (€166)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC cover the 393 miles (634 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $179 (€154), but the average price of train tickets is $193 (€166).

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

For as little as $179 (€154) you can travel by train to Washington, DC from Detroit, MI with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

Amtrak from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $179

FAQs: Trains from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

FAQs: Travel by train from Detroit, MI 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.
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Cheap train tickets from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC can start from as little as $179 (€154) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Detroit, MI to Washington, DC is $193 (€166); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train time is 15 h 35 min   covering the 393 mile (634 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC leaves at 11: 26 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC leaves at 1: 35 PM.
For the best Detroit, MI to Washington, DC train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month for a train from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC including taking a bus, train or flight.

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