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Duration 2h 39m
Distance 182.8 miles
Average price $60
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Princeton Junction and UNION STATION station takes 2h 39m and the fastest train takes 2h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Princeton Junction to UNION STATION station. 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. Princeton Junction Amtrak Station
  2. UNION STATION station
2h 45m
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$35 - $110

Princeton Junction to UNION STATION station train times

Trains run five times a day between Princeton Junction and UNION STATION station. The earliest departure is at 13:31 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Princeton Junction is at 23:01 which arrives into UNION STATION station at 01:41. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station station and arriving at Washington Union Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Princeton Junction and UNION STATION station is 161 miles. The road distance is 182.8 miles.

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Princeton Junction to UNION STATION station train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station.

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Princeton Junction to UNION STATION station train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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What companies run services between Princeton Junction and UNION STATION station?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Amtrak also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $110

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 Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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 Princeton Junction Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80

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