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Duration 4h 5m
Distance 233.8 miles
Average price $60
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Arlington, VA and Manhattan takes 4h 5m and the fastest train takes 3h 17m. There is a train service every few hours from Arlington, VA to Manhattan. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. Manhattan
3h 30m
$38 - $134

Arlington, VA to Manhattan train times

Trains run hourly between Arlington, VA and Manhattan. The earliest departure is at 15:34 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Arlington, VA is at 21:37 which arrives into Manhattan at 01:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Arlington, VA station to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from ROSSLYN station and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall via METRO CENTER station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Arlington, VA and Manhattan is 211 miles. The road distance is 233.8 miles.

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Arlington, VA to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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Arlington, VA to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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What companies run services between Arlington, VA and Manhattan?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180

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