Duration 30h 55m
Distance 656.3 miles
Average price $146
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Grand Rapids and Washington takes 30h 55m and the fastest train takes 30h 54m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Grand Rapids to Washington. 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 • 22h 20m

  1. Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Washington
22h 20m
$118 - $173

Grand Rapids to Washington train times

Trains run six times a week between Grand Rapids and Washington. The service departs Grand Rapids at 06:00 in the morning, which arrives into Washington at 12:56. All services require a transfer, and take on average 30h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Grand Rapids to Washington? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Grand Rapids station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station and arriving at FARRAGUT NORTH station via Chicago Union Station and ROCKVILLE station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 20m.

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The distance between Grand Rapids and Washington is 534 miles. The road distance is 656.3 miles.

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Grand Rapids to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station.

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Grand Rapids to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Rockville Amtrak station.

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There are 900+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Grand Rapids and Washington?

You can take a train from Grand Rapids to Washington via Chicago Union Station, Rockville Amtrak, and ROCKVILLE station in around 22h 20m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Ave. Duration
23 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35

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