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Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train

The journey from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train is 153.68 mi and takes 5 hr 15 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:55 AM and the last at 6:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train for as little as $63.14 or as much as $97.59. The best price for this journey is $63.14.

Lowest Price$63.14
Journey Duration5 hr 15 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$63.14
Highest Price$97.59
First Departure4:55 AM
Last Departure6:30 PM
Distance153.68 mi
DepartureWashington, DC
ArrivalLynchburg, VA
CarriersAmtrak

Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Jun 21, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?

When you're traveling from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $80.36. You might be able to find prices as low as $63.14, 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.
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The prices for train tickets from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $80.36. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long is the journey from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train?

The distance between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA is approximately 153.68 mi. In general, it will take you about 5 hr 15 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA is around 153.68 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 5 hr 15 min. However, the fastest routes between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA take 3 hr 30 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What are the stations on the Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA. You can start your journey in Washington, DC at stations such as Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DCA,Baltimore–Washington International Airport, BWI,Springfield - Franconia,Washington DC Union Station. These connect to stations including Lynchburg Kemper Street in Lynchburg, VA. 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 Lynchburg, VA.

How many times a day do journeys run from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?

You will be able to travel from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA
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 Lynchburg, VA.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Washington, DC - Lynchburg, VA train tickets can be found for as low as $25.64 if you’re lucky, or $47.70 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $106.78.

Find the best day to travel to Lynchburg, VA by train

When travelling to Lynchburg, VA 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 Lynchburg, VA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
17.31kg
Bus
18.55kg
Flight
49.46kg
Car
39.57kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA are 17.31kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA? By taking the train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA you will save 32.15kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.24kg compared to a bus and 22.26kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?
A train ticket from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA is $80.36. 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 $63.14.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA is $63.14. 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 Lynchburg, VA by train?
Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA is 153.68 mi.
How long does the train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA take?
Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA is on average 5 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 30 min.
How many train connections per day go from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?
Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA leave?
The earliest train from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA departs at 4:55 AM. 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 Lynchburg, VA depart?
The latest train from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA departs at 6:30 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 Lynchburg, VA 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 $63.14 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.
How many direct connections depart from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Washington, DC to go to Lynchburg, VA.
What's the fastest journey time between Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA is 3 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct train from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Washington, DC and Lynchburg, VA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA by train?
The train journey from Washington, DC to Lynchburg, VA creates 17.31kg of CO2 emissions.

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