Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Jan 28

Cheapest

62

Average

71

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

Cheapest
05:15AMNewport News Station5h41 10:56AMUnion Station
1 transfer
621One-way
Cheapest
03:45PMNewport News Station4h10 07:55PMUnion Station
0 transfers
621One-way
Cheapest
12:00PMNewport News Station5h41 05:41PMUnion Station
1 transfer
621One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:35PMNorfolk Station5h20 07:55PMUnion Station
1 transfer
701One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:05PMNorfolk Station4h36 05:41PMUnion Station
0 transfers
701One-way

Train schedule from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, January 28
05:15AMNewport News Station5h41 10:56AMUnion Station
1 transfer
05:15AMPortsmouth, VA5h41 10:56AMUnion Station
1 transfer
05:20AMNorfolk Station4h24 09:44AMUnion Station
0 transfers
06:15AMNorfolk Station4h41 10:56AMUnion Station
0 transfers
06:40AMPortsmouth, VA5h56 12:36PMUnion Station
1 transfer
07:25AMNorfolk Station5h11 12:36PMUnion Station
1 transfer
08:30AMNewport News Station4h06 12:36PMUnion Station
0 transfers
12:00PMNewport News Station5h41 05:41PMUnion Station
1 transfer
01:05PMNorfolk Station4h36 05:41PMUnion Station
0 transfers
01:55PMPortsmouth, VA6h00 07:55PMUnion Station
1 transfer
02:35PMNorfolk Station5h20 07:55PMUnion Station
1 transfer
03:45PMNewport News Station4h10 07:55PMUnion Station
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Jan 28

Fastest Journey

4 h 6 m

Average

5 h 7 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

238 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Portsmouth, VA 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.

Fastest
08:30AMNewport News Station4h06 12:36PMUnion Station
0 transfers
741One-way
2nd Fastest
03:45PMNewport News Station4h10 07:55PMUnion Station
0 transfers
621One-way
05:20AMNorfolk Station4h24 09:44AMUnion Station
0 transfers
701One-way
01:05PMNorfolk Station4h36 05:41PMUnion Station
0 transfers
701One-way
06:15AMNorfolk Station4h41 10:56AMUnion Station
0 transfers
701One-way

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Overview: Train from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC

distanceDistance148 miles (238 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 22 min
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC cover the 148 miles (238 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 22 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available.

Train providers: Amtrak from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC trains

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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 from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

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    FAQs
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC by train to be approximately 148 miles (238 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 148 miles (238 km) to Washington, DC from Portsmouth, VA can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC train journey time is on average 4 h 22 min.
    For the best Portsmouth, VA to Washington, DC train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Washington, DC from Portsmouth, VA to compare what amenities they may offer.

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