Washington, DC to Detroit, MI train

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Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
04:05PM15h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:35AMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
$1871One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
04:05PM28h35
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:40PMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
$3131One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
Amtrak
04:05PM28h35
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:40PMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
1 transfer
Amtrak
04:05PM15h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:35AMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI

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Fastest Journey

15 h 30 m

Average

22 h 2 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

635 km

It's difficult to get from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Amtrak
04:05PM15h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:35AMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
$1871One-way
1 transfer
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
04:05PM28h35
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:40PMDetroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
$3131One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI

distanceDistance393 miles (634 km)
durationAverage train duration15 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$196 (€168)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI cover the 393 miles (634 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 30 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $134 (€115), but the average price of train tickets is $196 (€168).

Train companies: Amtrak from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI trains

Travel to Detroit, MI from Washington, DC from $134 (€115) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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

Train information from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $134

FAQs: Trains from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI

FAQs: Travel by train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI 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 Washington, DC to Detroit, MI.
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Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI can start from as little as $134 (€115) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Washington, DC to Detroit, MI is $196 (€168); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Washington, DC to Detroit, MI train travel time is 15 h 30 min   for the 393 mile (634 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI leaves at 8: 05 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI leaves at 9: 05 PM.
When taking a train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Detroit, MI. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Washington, DC and Detroit, MI and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 05 PM.
The cheapest month for a train from Washington, DC to Detroit, MI is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Washington, DC and Detroit, MI including taking a bus, train or flight.

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