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Duration 2h 25m
Distance 118 miles
Average price $42
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and University of Virginia takes 2h 25m and the fastest train takes 2h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to University of Virginia. 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. Alexandria
  2. University of Virginia
3h 19m
$30 - $92

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to University of Virginia train times

Trains run twice daily between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and University of Virginia. The service departs Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) at 18:31 in the evening, which arrives into University of Virginia at 20:47. All services require a transfer at KING STREET METRO STATION and take an average of 2h 25m. 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 Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to University of Virginia. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at Charlottesville via Alexandria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and University of Virginia is 98 miles. The road distance is 118 miles.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to University of Virginia train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Alexandria station.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to University of Virginia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charlottesville station.

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What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and University of Virginia?

Amtrak operates a train from Alexandria to Charlottesville twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 58m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40

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 Alexandria to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90

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 Alexandria to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130

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