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Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train

The journey from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train is 1,183.44 mi and takes 46 hr 46 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:40 PM and the last at 3:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train for as little as $254.32 or as much as $949.52. The best price for this journey is $254.32.

Lowest Price$254.32
Journey Duration46 hr 46 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$254.32
Highest Price$949.52
First Departure3:40 PM
Last Departure3:40 PM
Distance1,183.44 mi
DepartureDallas, TX
ArrivalWashington, DC
CarriersAmtrak

Dallas, TX to Washington, DC Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?

On average, a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC will cost you $470.31. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $254.32. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC. On average, though, you'll pay about $470.31 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train?

With a distance of 1,183.44 mi between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC, it will usually take 46 hr 46 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 46 hr 46 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC covers a distance of 1,183.44 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 46 hr 46 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 44 hr 25 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?

The first daily departure from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC leaves at 3:40 PM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 3:40 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC leaving at 3:40 PM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 3:40 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

What are the stations on the Dallas, TX to Washington, DC route?

You will be able to leave Dallas, TX by using stations such as Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, DFW,Dallas Love Field,Love Field Airport (Ground Transportation),Dallas E Jefferson Blvd. These connect you to stations including Baltimore–Washington International Airport, BWI,Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DCA,Springfield - Franconia,Washington DC Union Station in Washington, DC. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Dallas, TX or in Washington, DC, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?

The route from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Dallas, TX 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Dallas, TX - Washington, DC train tickets can be found for as low as $284.76 if you’re lucky, or $385.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $643.37.

Find the best day to travel to Washington, DC by train

When travelling to Washington, DC by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Dallas, TX to Washington, DC CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
133.32kg
Bus
142.84kg
Flight
380.91kg
Car
304.73kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC are 133.32kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC? By taking the train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC you will save 247.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 9.52kg compared to a bus and 171.41kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?
A train ticket from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC is $470.31. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $254.32.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC is $254.32. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC by train?
Dallas, TX to Washington, DC is 1,183.44 mi.
How long does the train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC take?
Dallas, TX to Washington, DC is on average 46 hr 46 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 44 hr 25 min.
How many train connections per day go from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?
Dallas, TX to Washington, DC has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC leave?
The earliest train from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC departs at 3:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC depart?
The latest train from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC departs at 3:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $254.32 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC is 44 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct train from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dallas, TX and Washington, DC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dallas, TX to Washington, DC by train?
The train journey from Dallas, TX to Washington, DC creates 133.32kg of CO2 emissions.

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