Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA train

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Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
05:05PM1h53
Union Station, Washington, DC
06:58PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$561One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
08:10AM1h48
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:58AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$561One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
05:00AM1h35
Union Station, Washington, DC
06:35AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$681One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:15PM1h56
Union Station, Washington, DC
11:11PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$771One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:30AM1h57
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:27AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$771One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
Amtrak
05:00AM1h35
Union Station, Washington, DC
06:35AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
05:05AM1h50
Union Station, Washington, DC
06:55AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:00AM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:30AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:30AM1h57
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:27AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:00AM1h34
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:34AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:10AM1h55
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:05AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:45AM1h52
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:37AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:05AM1h41
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:46AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:10AM1h48
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:58AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:50AM1h57
Union Station, Washington, DC
10:47AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:30AM1h33
Union Station, Washington, DC
11:03AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:35AM1h56
Union Station, Washington, DC
11:31AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:10AM1h51
Union Station, Washington, DC
12:01PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:30AM1h32
Union Station, Washington, DC
12:02PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:35AM1h52
Union Station, Washington, DC
12:27PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:10AM1h54
Union Station, Washington, DC
01:04PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
12:05PM1h50
Union Station, Washington, DC
01:55PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
01:00PM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
02:30PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
01:25PM1h55
Union Station, Washington, DC
03:20PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
02:00PM1h31
Union Station, Washington, DC
03:31PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
02:05PM1h51
Union Station, Washington, DC
03:56PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
03:00PM1h33
Union Station, Washington, DC
04:33PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
03:05PM1h54
Union Station, Washington, DC
04:59PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
03:35PM1h54
Union Station, Washington, DC
05:29PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:00PM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
05:30PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:02PM1h54
Union Station, Washington, DC
05:56PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
05:05PM1h53
Union Station, Washington, DC
06:58PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
05:30PM1h33
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:03PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:10PM1h50
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:00PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:30PM1h32
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:02PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:35PM1h56
Union Station, Washington, DC
08:31PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:57PM1h54
Union Station, Washington, DC
09:51PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:30PM1h55
Union Station, Washington, DC
10:25PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:05PM1h32
Union Station, Washington, DC
10:37PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:15PM1h56
Union Station, Washington, DC
11:11PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:00PM2h06
Union Station, Washington, DC
12:06AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m

Average

1 h 46 m

Trains per day

36

Distance

199 km

Of the 36 trains that leave Washington, DC for Philadelphia, PA every day 36 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
04:00PM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
05:30PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$1551One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
01:00PM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
02:30PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$1981One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
06:00AM1h30
Union Station, Washington, DC
07:30AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$1551One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
02:00PM1h31
Union Station, Washington, DC
03:31PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$2491One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:30AM1h32
Union Station, Washington, DC
12:02PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$1551One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA

distanceDistance123 miles (199 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$67 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA cover the 123 miles (199 km) long route taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $67 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€11).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA trains

Buy your official Amtrak and Amtrak Acela train tickets between Washington, DC and Philadelphia, PA from $12 (€11) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular 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 Washington, DC and Philadelphia, PA.

Train information from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $12
  • Amtrak frequency: 15 a day

FAQs: Trains from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA

FAQs: Travel by train from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA 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 Philadelphia, PA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA can start from as little as $12 (€11) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA is $67 (€58); 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 Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA is 1 h 35 min   to travel the 123 mile (199 km) long trip, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 9: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 11: 10 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA without having to change trains with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. There are 25 direct trains from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Philadelphia, PA. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA.
For the trip from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA you can take a train with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Philadelphia, PA from Washington, DC on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 10 PM.
A day trip to Philadelphia, PA from Washington, DC is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA is January.
You have options as you can travel from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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