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Duration 4h 26m
Distance 249.9 miles
Average price $70
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

Train via Washington Union Station

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. Hillsdale
5h 18m
$45 - $150

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No, there is no direct train from Alexandria station to Hillsdale. However, there are services departing from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station and arriving at Hillsdale via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, Washington Union Station, Newark Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 18m.

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The distance between Alexandria and Hillsdale is 221 miles. The road distance is 249.9 miles.

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Alexandria to Hillsdale train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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Alexandria to Hillsdale train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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There are 470+ hotels available in Hillsdale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Alexandria and Hillsdale?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 30m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly.
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95

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