Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Cheapest

£95

Average

£149

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
08:21Buffalo, NY14h16 22:37Washington, DC
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£951One-way
Amtrak
11:09Buffalo, NY13h36 00:45Washington, DC
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£1611One-way
Amtrak
16:56Buffalo, NY13h36 06:32Washington, DC
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£1901One-way

Train schedule Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

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Amtrak
08:21Buffalo, NY14h16 22:37Washington, DC
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Amtrak
11:09Buffalo, NY13h36 00:45Washington, DC
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Amtrak
16:56Buffalo, NY13h36 06:32Washington, DC
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Fastest train times from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Fastest Journey

13 h 36 m

Average

13 h 49 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

470 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Buffalo, NY for Washington, DC every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
11:09Buffalo, NY13h36 00:45Washington, DC
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£1611One-way
Amtrak
16:56Buffalo, NY13h36 06:32Washington, DC
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£1901One-way
Amtrak
08:21Buffalo, NY14h16 22:37Washington, DC
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£951One-way

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Overview: Train from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

distanceDistance291 miles
durationAverage train duration12 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€115)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC cover the 291 miles long trip taking on average 12 h 48 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £101, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £88. Travellers depart most frequently from Exchange Street Station and arrive in Union Station.

Train providers: Amtrak trains Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

Travel between Buffalo, NY and Washington, DC from £88 with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY.

Amtrak from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 20 min
  • Average Price: £88
  • Amtrak frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC

Travel by train to Washington, DC easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY to cost as little as £88  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY is £101  one way.
The distance to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY by train is approximately 291 miles.
On average the Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC train time is 12 h 48 min  covering the 291 miles long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Exchange Street Station   and arrive in Union Station.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Exchange Street Station and travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Union Station and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Washington, DC.

For the route from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC leaves at 08: 21   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 56. Omio shows you the latest train from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book a train ticket from Buffalo, NY to Washington, DC within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £101 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Buffalo, NY
Washington, DC
The major railway station for departures from Buffalo, NY is Exchange Street Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Exchange Street Station for your trip to Washington, DC from Buffalo, NY.

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