San Diego to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from San Diego to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Dec 10

Cheapest

297

Average

297

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

Amtrak
09:01PMSan Diego68h04 05:05PMWashington, DC
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2971One-way

Train schedule from San Diego to Washington, DC

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09:01PMSan Diego68h04 05:05PMWashington, DC
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Fastest train times from San Diego to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

2d 20 h 4 m

Average

2d 20 h 4 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

3653 km

Of the 1 trains that leave San Diego 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
09:01PMSan Diego68h04 05:05PMWashington, DC
0 transfers
2971One-way

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Overview: Train from San Diego to Washington, DC

distanceDistance2264 miles (3652 km)
durationAverage train duration68 h 4 min
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from San Diego to Washington, DC cover the 2264 miles (3652 km) long route taking on average 68 h 4 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

Train companies: Amtrak from San Diego to Washington, DC trains

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Amtrak

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 San Diego and Washington, DC.

Amtrak from San Diego to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 93 h 4 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from San Diego to Washington, DC

Travel Tips: 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 San Diego to Washington, DC.
FAQs
You should expect to travel around 2264 miles (3652 km)  between San Diego and Washington, DC by train.
On average the San Diego to Washington, DC train time is 68 h 4 min  covering the 2264 miles (3652 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Take the San Diego to Washington, DC train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from San Diego to Washington, DC as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing San Diego for Washington, DC is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from San Diego to Washington, DC at 4: 01 PM   or take the last train from San Diego to Washington, DC leaving at 4: 01 PM. Look for the latest San Diego to Washington, DC train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

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