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Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train

The journey from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train is 1,183.44 mi and takes 44 hr 25 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:05 PM and the last at 4:05 PM. It is possible to travel from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train for as little as $250.13 or as much as $349.38. The best price for this journey is $250.13.

Lowest Price$250.13
Journey Duration44 hr 25 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$250.13
Highest Price$349.38
First Departure4:05 PM
Last Departure4:05 PM
Distance1,183.44 mi
DepartureWashington, DC
ArrivalDallas, TX
CarriersAmtrak

Washington, DC to Dallas, TX Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

Traveling from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX with Virail

What's the best way to get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

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

When you're traveling from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $299.76. You might be able to find prices as low as $250.13, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
On average, you can expect to spend around $299.76 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX.

How long does it take to get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train?

With a distance of 1,183.44 mi between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX, it will usually take 44 hr 25 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 44 hr 25 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX runs for about 1,183.44 mi and usually takes approximately 44 hr 25 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 44 hr 25 min. If you are trying to get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX leaving at 4:05 PM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 4:05 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Washington, DC at 4:05 PM, and the last departure will leave at 4:05 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use on the Washington, DC to Dallas, TX route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX. You can start your journey in Washington, DC at stations such as Washington DC Union Station,Baltimore–Washington International Airport, BWI,Springfield - Franconia,Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DCA. These connect to stations including Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, DFW,Dallas Love Field,Dallas E Jefferson Blvd,Love Field Airport (Ground Transportation) in Dallas, TX. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX.

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

The route from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX 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 Washington, DC 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX, 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX. 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX, 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX.

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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX

The cheapest Washington, DC - Dallas, TX train tickets can be found for as low as $203.78 if you’re lucky, or $291.29 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $500.51.

Find the best day to travel to Dallas, TX by train

When travelling to Dallas, TX 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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Washington, DC to Dallas, TX 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX are 133.32kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX? By taking the train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX?
A train ticket from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX is $299.76. 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 $250.13.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX is $250.13. 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 Washington, DC and Dallas, TX by train?
Washington, DC to Dallas, TX is 1,183.44 mi.
How long does the train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX take?
Washington, DC to Dallas, TX is on average 44 hr 25 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 44 hr 25 min.
How many train connections per day go from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX?
Washington, DC to Dallas, TX has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX leave?
The earliest train from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX departs at 4:05 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX depart?
The latest train from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX departs at 4:05 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX 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 $250.13 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 Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX is 44 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct train from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX?
Yes, there is a direct train between Washington, DC and Dallas, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for Washington, DC to Dallas, TX by train?
The train journey from Washington, DC to Dallas, TX creates 133.32kg of CO2 emissions.

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