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Duration 3h 9m
Distance 227.7 miles
Average price $120
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between UNION STATION station and New York takes 3h 9m and the fastest train takes 2h 35m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from UNION STATION station to New York. 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. Washington Union Station
  2. New York
2h 49m
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$35 - $200

UNION STATION station to New York train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between UNION STATION station and New York. The earliest departure is at 03:15 in the morning, and the last departure from UNION STATION station is at 21:40 which arrives into New York at 01:25. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and New York is 205 miles. The road distance is 227.7 miles.

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UNION STATION station to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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UNION STATION station to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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What companies run services between UNION STATION station and New York?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak Acela Express
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330

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