Buy Train Tickets to Washington, DC

Fare Finder Experience Fragment

Washington, DC’s Train Station Essentials

The gateway to the nation’s capital since 1907, Washington - Union Station today serves tens of millions of commuters, travelers, diners and shoppers every year and is the second-busiest train station in the Amtrak network.

  • Amtrak WiFi
  • Metropolitan Lounge
  • Dozens of restaurants with plenty of seats
  • Many more accommodations as you wait to board your train
  • Easy connections to the WMATA Metro rail and bus system and MARC or VRE commuter trains
  • A few steps from the U.S. Capitol Building and the National Gallery of Art

Union Station DC connects passengers not only to major cities in the surrounding states of Maryland and Virginia, but from coast-to-coast as well. Popular destinations from Washington, DC, also include Miami, Stamford and Charleston.

Take a look at the full list of Amtrak's train routes including Acela for the essential details on amenities, accommodations, menus, local guides, route highlights and much more.

Ready to go right now? Buy train tickets to Washington, DC, above, from the Amtrak app, at an Amtrak kiosk or from a ticketing agent at any Amtrak station.

POPULAR TRAIN TRIPS TO WASHINGTON, DC

New York City, NY to Washington, DC

Boston, MA to Washington, DC

Richmond, VA to Washington, DC

Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC

Philadelphia, PA to Washington, DC

Raleigh, NC to Washington, DC

Chicago, IL to Washington, DC

Atlanta, GA to Washington, DC

Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC

Amtrak Wizards Partner Promotion

You Get Game Time Ready, We'll Get You There

There's nothing like seeing the Wizards live in action! Travel to home games in DC and away games across the Northeast Corridor with easy downtown-to-downtown service. Ride in spacious seating with free Wi-Fi so you can get up to speed on the latest Wizards news. Buttery popcorn, high-fives and game day traditions are all just an Amtrak away.

Plan Your Trip to Washington, DC and Save with These Discounts and Deals

Amtrak ticket deals can range from saving on business and coach class seats for booking early, buy one get one free ticket sales on select routes, discounted rates for traveling to major occasions around the country like Pride celebrations or sporting events, and so many more great deals that come and go throughout the year. Even without deals and promotions, an Amtrak train to Washington, DC, can cost as little as $6 (e.g. from Alexandria, VA).

To save on your Amtrak travel to Washington, DC:

Take the Train to Washington, DC on Amtrak and Experience a Better Way to Travel

When it comes to having a great trip, the travel experience can make a world of difference. That’s why Amtrak is committed to being more than just your mode of transportation from point A to point B. Our unique offerings are dedicated to giving you a better way to travel. Ditch the middle seats and hidden fees of plane travel and leave your car trip and gas price worries at home.

Experience

the sights and sounds of America and enjoy sleeping and eating at your leisure.

Explore

America’s historic landmarks and national parks and step right into the center of major cities.

Enjoy

wide seats, legroom, WiFi, power outlets and space for everything you can’t leave home without.

Save

time, money and the environment with better energy efficiency than driving or flying.

 

Plan your train travel to Washington, DC and beyond and book your Amtrak tickets today.