Duration 2 days 2h
Distance 1626.2 miles
Average price $221
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between San Antonio and Washington takes 2 days 2h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from San Antonio 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

  1. San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Washington
42h 8m
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$177 - $253

San Antonio to Washington train times

Trains run three times a week between San Antonio and Washington. The service departs San Antonio at 06:25 in the morning, which arrives into Washington at 09:53. All services require a transfer at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and take an average of 2 days 2h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from San Antonio station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from San Antonio Amtrak Station and arriving at Washington Union Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 8m.

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The distance between San Antonio and Washington is 1394 miles. The road distance is 1626.2 miles.

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San Antonio to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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San Antonio to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Washington is 1h ahead of San Antonio. It is currently 5:30 AM in San Antonio and 6:30 AM in Washington.

There are 647+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between San Antonio and Washington?

You can take a train from San Antonio to Washington via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 42h 8m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
25h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $490
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Seat
$250 - $350

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