There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Cumberland by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Cumberland Amtrak Capitol Limited

$35 - $80

5 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3038 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore, MD - Downtown to Cumberland

$106 - $142

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Cumberland 134.5 miles

$13 - $19

Train, fly to Johnstown, taxi  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Johnstown (JST) BWI - JST
  3. Take a taxi from Johnstown to Cumberland

$251 - $500

Train, fly to Altoona, taxi  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Altoona (AOO) BWI - AOO
  3. Take a taxi from Altoona to Cumberland

$193 - $360

Train, fly to Hagerstown, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hagerstown (HGR) BWI - HGR
  3. Take the bus from Hagerstown Bayrunner, MD to Cumberland

$140 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Cumberland is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Cumberland is to drive which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $13 - $19.

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The distance between Washington and Cumberland is 171 km. The road distance is 215 km.

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The train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Cumberland Amtrak takes 3 h 12 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Cumberland. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Cumberland via Baltimore, MD - Downtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Cumberland Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Cumberland, MD, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington to Cumberland once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Cumberland via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Baltimore, MD - Downtown in around 5 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Johnstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Baltimore to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Baltimore to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Cumberland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$180 - $250
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
BayRunner Shuttle
Website
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - Downtown to Cumberland
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Hagerstown Bayrunner, MD to Cumberland
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Johnstown to Cumberland
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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