Find train tickets from Washington to New York

WAS — NYC
Dec 9 — Dec 161
Round-trip
1 adult
Washington (WAS)
New York (NYC)
Thu 12/9
Thu 12/16

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Average price (round-trip)

$58

Average price (one-way)

$16
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Washington to New York train tickets

  • All trains from Washington, DC to New York leave from Washington Union Station. If you take the Red Metro line from the city center, you will arrive at the station in nine minutes. If you are traveling from other areas outside of Washington, the train station is well-connected and reachable by bus, taxi, or subway. The station is accessible for passengers with disabilities and includes amenities such as restrooms, Quik-Trak kiosks, and a ClubAcela lounge.
  • Trains from Washington, DC to New York arrive at New York’s Penn station. Visitors can use the C Metro line to get them from the train station to central Manhattan in six minutes. The train station features escalators that take you from the concourse to the platforms. There are also accessible accommodations for passengers with disabilities in Penn Station. You will find amenities at the station like a Quik-Trak kiosk and restaurants for travelers.
  • Passengers have baggage limits when taking Amtrak trains from Washington, DC to New York. Each passenger is limited to two carry-on items and two personal bags. Personal bags should not weigh more than 23 pounds or measure more than 14x11x7 in size. The weight limit for carry-on items is 50 pounds, while size cannot exceed 28x22x14.  Extra bags beyond that—a maximum of two per passenger—will incur additional fees. Bags exceeding 50 pounds will not be allowed; items must be removed to meet the weight limit. All bags should be stored in reserved luggage areas, overhead racks, or under seats, but never on empty seats.
  • First-class seating is also available on Acela trains from Washington, DC to New York. Passengers enjoy spacious one-by-two seating, conference tables, complimentary food and beverages, and access to lounges. Business-class passengers get extra legroom and complimentary alcohol-free drinks, while coach seats offer wide reclining seats and ample legroom. However, you can make advance reservations for seats in coach class if you’d like a window seat with curtains, panoramic views between the two cities, and convenient access to the train car’s restrooms.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Washington to New York for $115 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the afternoon.

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Book Amtrak tickets from Washington to New York (round-trip)

1/15Sat
nonstopAmtrak
3h 21mZWU-ZYP
1/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
3h 37mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 22mZWU-ZYP
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
1/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 27mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/15Sat
nonstopAmtrak
3h 26mZWU-ZYP
1/18Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/11Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
1/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
3h 37mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 25mZWU-ZYP
1/16Sun
nonstopAmtrak
3h 37mZYP-ZWU
$58
7/25Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 31mZWU-ZYP
7/26Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 23mZYP-ZWU
$58
2/21Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 31mZWU-ZYP
2/22Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
2/21Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 25mZWU-ZYP
2/23Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 22mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 22mZWU-ZYP
1/10Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/9Sun
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
1/11Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 18mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/10Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 15mZWU-ZYP
1/10Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 17mZWU-ZYP
1/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 16mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/31Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
2/3Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 27mZYP-ZWU
$58
2/1Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 25mZWU-ZYP
2/2Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/31Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
2/2Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 31mZWU-ZYP
1/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 33mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 31mZWU-ZYP
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 40mZYP-ZWU
$58
1/3Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
1/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 36mZYP-ZWU
$58

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Book Amtrak tickets from Washington to New York (one-way)

1/18Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 17mZWU-ZYP
$29
2/2Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
2/3Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 23mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 26mZWU-ZYP
$29
2/14Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/11Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 25mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/30Sun
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 26mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
7/30Sat
nonstopAmtrak
3h 37mZWU-ZYP
$29
3/2Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29
3/3Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 30mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/27Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 30mZWU-ZYP
$29
1/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 01mZWU-NR9
$29
1/13Thu
nonstopAmtrak
3h 52mZWU-NR9
$29
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 00mZWU-ZRP
$29
1/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 20mZWU-ZYP
$29

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