Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC train

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Cheap train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Jul 15

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
04:30PM4h58
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
09:28PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$291One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
06:20AM5h09
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
11:29AMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$421One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC

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Amtrak
06:20AM5h09
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
11:29AMUnion Station, Washington, DC
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:30PM4h58
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
09:28PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

4 h 58 m

Average

5 h 3 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

312 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Roanoke, VA for Washington, DC every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
04:30PM4h58
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
09:28PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$291One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
06:20AM5h09
Roanoke Station, Roanoke, VA
11:29AMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$421One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC

distanceDistance193 miles (311 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC cover the 193 miles (311 km) long route taking on average 4 h 58 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $52 (€45).

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

Amtrak trains will get you between Roanoke, VA and Washington, DC from $25 (€22). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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 between Roanoke, VA and Washington, DC.

Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 58 min
  • Cheapest Price: $25
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC

FAQs: Travel by train from Roanoke, VA 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 Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC.
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Cheap train tickets from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC can start from as little as $25 (€22) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC is $52 (€45); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC is 4 h 58 min   to travel the 193 mile (311 km) long route, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC leaves at 10: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC leaves at 9: 30 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the route from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Washington, DC from Roanoke, VA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 30 PM.
A trip to Washington, DC from Roanoke, VA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 58 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC is January.
You have options as you can travel from Roanoke, VA to Washington, DC 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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