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Duration 4h 8m
Distance 233.8 miles
Average price $95
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between New York and Arlington takes 4h 8m and the fastest train takes 3h 9m. There is an hourly train service from New York to Arlington. 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. New York Penn Station
  2. Arlington
3h 24m
$42 - $202

New York to Arlington train times

Trains run hourly between New York and Arlington. The earliest departure is at 03:25 in the morning, and the last departure from New York is at 22:05 which arrives into Arlington at 06:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 8m. 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.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Arlington. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Ballston Metro via UNION STATION station and METRO CENTER station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between New York and Arlington is 210 miles. The road distance is 233.8 miles.

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New York to Arlington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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New York to Arlington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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There are 2885+ hotels available in Arlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and Arlington?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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 New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
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 New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak Acela Express
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330

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