There are 4 ways to get from Washington to Strasburg by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$148 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to York, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from York to Lancaster York / ...

$53 - $84

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Strasburg 117.1 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS

$118 - $245

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Strasburg is 88 miles. The road distance is 117.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Strasburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Washington to Strasburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Strasburg is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Strasburg is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Washington to Strasburg.

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Strasburg. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Strasburg.
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  • Distance: 88.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Strasburg, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Strasburg via Philadelphia 30th Street Station and Lancaster Amtrak in around 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Strasburg via York, Pa, York, and Lancaster in around 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to York, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bieber Transportation Group

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