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Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train

The journey from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train is 763.06 mi and takes 45 hr 41 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 10:59 AM and the last at 10:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train for as little as $245.97 or as much as $341.69. The best price for this journey is $245.97.

Lowest Price$245.97
Journey Duration45 hr 41 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$245.97
Highest Price$341.69
First Departure10:59 AM
Last Departure10:00 PM
Distance763.06 mi
DepartureWashington, DC
ArrivalMemphis, TN
CarriersAmtrak

Washington, DC to Memphis, TN Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 21, 2024

Traveling from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much do train tickets from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN cost $245.97. On average, you can expect to spend around $300.30 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 Memphis, TN.
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The prices for train tickets from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN 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 $300.30. 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 does the journey from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN take by train?

Traveling from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train will usually take 45 hr 41 min. This journey covers a distance of 763.06 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 45 hr 41 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN by train usually takes 45 hr 41 min to cover a distance of 763.06 mi. The shortest journey from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN will take you 39 hr 22 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Memphis, TN quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN leaving at 10:59 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:00 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN leaving at 10:59 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 10:00 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.

Which stations can I use on the Washington, DC to Memphis, TN route?

You can depart from Washington, DC at stations such as Washington DC Union Station,Baltimore–Washington International Airport, BWI,Springfield - Franconia,Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, DCA. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Memphis, TN at the following stations: Memphis TN - Central Station (MEM). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Washington, DC and Memphis, TN. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN?

The exact number of journeys from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 2 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN. 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 Memphis, TN
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 Memphis, TN.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Memphis, TN

The cheapest Washington, DC - Memphis, TN train tickets can be found for as low as $197.47 if you’re lucky, or $261.30 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $322.82.

Find the best day to travel to Memphis, TN by train

When travelling to Memphis, TN 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 Memphis, TN CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
85.96kg
Bus
92.1kg
Flight
245.6kg
Car
196.48kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN are 85.96kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN? By taking the train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN you will save 159.64kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 6.14kg compared to a bus and 110.52kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN?
A train ticket from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN is $300.30. 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 $245.97.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN is $245.97. 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 Memphis, TN by train?
Washington, DC to Memphis, TN is 763.06 mi.
How long does the train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN take?
Washington, DC to Memphis, TN is on average 45 hr 41 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 39 hr 22 min.
How many train connections per day go from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN?
Washington, DC to Memphis, TN has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN leave?
The earliest train from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN departs at 10:59 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 Memphis, TN depart?
The latest train from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN departs at 10:00 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 Memphis, TN 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 $245.97 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 Memphis, TN by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN is 39 hr 22 min.
Is there a direct train from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN?
Yes, there is a direct train between Washington, DC and Memphis, TN.
What are the CO2 emissions for Washington, DC to Memphis, TN by train?
The train journey from Washington, DC to Memphis, TN creates 85.96kg of CO2 emissions.

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