Houston, TX to Washington, DC train

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Cheap train tickets from Houston, TX to Washington, DC

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Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
01:05PM46h35
Houston Station, Houston, TX
12:40PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$5631One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Houston, TX to Washington, DC

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Amtrak
01:05PM46h35
Houston Station, Houston, TX
12:40PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Houston, TX to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

1d 22 h 35 m

Average

1d 22 h 35 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1960 km

It's difficult to get from Houston, TX to Washington, DC without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
Amtrak
01:05PM46h35
Houston Station, Houston, TX
12:40PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$5631One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Houston, TX to Washington, DC

distanceDistance1215 miles (1959 km)
durationAverage train duration46 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$453 (€391)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Houston, TX to Washington, DC cover the 1215 miles (1959 km) long trip taking on average 46 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $228 (€196), but the average price of train tickets is $453 (€391).

Train companies: Amtrak from Houston, TX to Washington, DC trains

For as little as $228 (€196) you can travel by train to Washington, DC from Houston, TX with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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 between Houston, TX and Washington, DC, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Houston, TX to Washington, DC train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 46 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $228

FAQs: Trains from Houston, TX to Washington, DC

FAQs: Travel by train from Houston, TX 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 Houston, TX to Washington, DC.
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Cheap train tickets from Houston, TX to Washington, DC can start from as little as $228 (€196) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Houston, TX to Washington, DC is $453 (€391); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Washington, DC from Houston, TX is on average 46 h 35 min   for the 1215 mile (1959 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Houston, TX to Washington, DC by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Houston, TX to Washington, DC leaves at 5: 10 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Houston, TX to Washington, DC leaves at 7: 05 PM.
When taking a train from Houston, TX to Washington, DC, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Washington, DC. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Washington, DC from Houston, TX and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 05 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Houston, TX to Washington, DC by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Houston, TX and Washington, DC including taking a bus, train or flight.

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