How to travel from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC

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Travel Information to Washington, DC from Lancaster, PA

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $50
fastestFastest modeTrain • $50 (€48) • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 87 miles (141 km) to Washington, DC from Lancaster, PA. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC.

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There are 4 ways to travel from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Washington, DC from Lancaster, PA is by taking a bus, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Washington, DC:

Taking a bus is about $23 (€22) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $24 (€23) for this route.

A bus is generally $49 (€47) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $50 (€48) from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC.

The quickest way to travel to Washington, DC from Lancaster, PA is by train, which takes on average 3 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC is approximately 87 miles (141 km).

The average frequency per day from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC is:

  • 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC:

    • You can travel to Washington, DC from Lancaster, PA by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $50 (€48) with Amtrak from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC.
    Your trip from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC doesn't have to end in Washington, DC. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or London. If you’d like to add New York City, Paris or London to your Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Washington, DC today!

    Before traveling from Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket is costing on average $1 (€1) one way for this trip.
    • A plane ticket costs $24 (€23) one way on average for this journey.
    • A train ticket costs $50 (€48) one way on average for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Lancaster, PA to Washington, DC tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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