Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Cheapest

54

Average

124

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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07:38PMTrenton Transit Center2h29 10:07PMUnion Station
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541One-way
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08:38PMTrenton Transit Center2h37 11:15PMUnion Station
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541One-way
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06:18PMTrenton Transit Center2h32 08:50PMUnion Station
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1021One-way
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05:12AMTrenton Transit Center2h28 07:40AMUnion Station
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1021One-way
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07:24PMTrenton Transit Center2h39 10:03PMUnion Station
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1021One-way

Train schedule from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17
04:21AMTrenton Transit Center2h39 07:00AMUnion Station
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05:12AMTrenton Transit Center2h28 07:40AMUnion Station
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06:49AMTrenton Transit Center2h07 08:56AMUnion Station
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07:06AMTrenton Transit Center2h23 09:29AMUnion Station
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07:42AMTrenton Transit Center2h31 10:13AMUnion Station
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08:00AMTrenton Transit Center2h31 10:31AMUnion Station
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08:22AMTrenton Transit Center2h23 10:45AMUnion Station
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09:09AMTrenton Transit Center2h30 11:39AMUnion Station
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10:32AMTrenton Transit Center2h40 01:12PMUnion Station
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11:28AMTrenton Transit Center2h33 02:01PMUnion Station
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12:00PMTrenton Transit Center2h35 02:35PMUnion Station
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12:30PMTrenton Transit Center2h40 03:10PMUnion Station
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01:39PMTrenton Transit Center2h46 04:25PMUnion Station
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02:57PMTrenton Transit Center2h26 05:23PMUnion Station
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04:01PMTrenton Transit Center2h38 06:39PMUnion Station
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05:25PMTrenton Transit Center2h30 07:55PMUnion Station
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06:18PMTrenton Transit Center2h32 08:50PMUnion Station
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07:24PMTrenton Transit Center2h39 10:03PMUnion Station
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07:38PMTrenton Transit Center2h29 10:07PMUnion Station
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08:38PMTrenton Transit Center2h37 11:15PMUnion Station
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Fastest train times from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 7 m

Average

2 h 31 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

245 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Trenton, NJ for Washington, DC every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:49AMTrenton Transit Center2h07 08:56AMUnion Station
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2171One-way
2nd Fastest
08:22AMTrenton Transit Center2h23 10:45AMUnion Station
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1621One-way
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07:06AMTrenton Transit Center2h23 09:29AMUnion Station
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1821One-way
02:57PMTrenton Transit Center2h26 05:23PMUnion Station
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1221One-way
05:12AMTrenton Transit Center2h28 07:40AMUnion Station
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1021One-way

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Overview: Train from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC

distanceDistance152 miles (245 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$72 (€67)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC cover the 152 miles (245 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $72 (€67), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $39 (€36).

Train providers: Amtrak Acela and Amtrak from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC trains

Amtrak Acela and Amtrak trains will get you to Washington, DC from Trenton, NJ from $39 (€36). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Amtrak Acela

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 from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC.

Amtrak from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 33 min
  • Average Price: $39
  • Amtrak frequency: 5 a day

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train between Trenton, NJ and Washington, DC. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Amtrak Acela from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC

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 Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC to cost as little as $39 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train to cost on average $72 (€67)  one way.
The Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train distance is approximately 152 miles (245 km).
The train time between Trenton, NJ and Washington, DC is on average 2 h 28 min  for the 152 miles (245 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the best Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Washington, DC from Trenton, NJ to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are direct trains between Trenton, NJ and Washington, DC, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Amtrak or Amtrak  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
You can take the first train from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC at 7: 52 AM. The last train from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC that you can take departs at 11: 38 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
You can find trains to Washington, DC from Trenton, NJ to cost on average $72 (€67) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Trenton, NJ to Washington, DC train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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