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Duration 3h 22m
Distance 434.9 miles
Average price $83
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

Train

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. Harvard University
7h 22m
$60 - $204

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Harvard via South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 22m.

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The distance between Washington and Harvard University is 395 miles. The road distance is 434.9 miles.

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Washington to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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Washington to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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There are 2147+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Washington and Harvard University?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 6h 56m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80

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 Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $210

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 Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $210
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270

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