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Duration 21h 51m
Distance 479.1 miles
Average price $269
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Toronto and District of Columbia takes 21h 51m and the fastest train takes 21h 11m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Toronto to District of Columbia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Toronto
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Washington
16h 53m
$144 - $389

Toronto to District of Columbia train times

Trains run six times a week between Toronto and Washington. The service departs Toronto at 08:20 in the morning, which arrives into Washington at 05:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 51m. 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 Toronto to District of Columbia station. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at METRO CENTER station via New York Penn Station and UNION STATION station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 53m.

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The distance between Toronto and District of Columbia is 352 miles. The road distance is 479.1 miles.

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Toronto to District of Columbia train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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Toronto to District of Columbia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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There are 2847+ hotels available in District of Columbia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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