The Federal is a Amtrak train running between Washington D.C and Boston. It provides overnight service on the line. The train has a sleeping car. There are two trains a day, one in each direction. Each train leaves its origin station (Washington or Boston) at 10:00 pm and arrives at its final destination in the early morning. Along the way, stops are made at New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, among other cities. The Federal fills in the time gap made by other trains on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor and makes the route run overnight, 24-hour service.

On-Board services:

  • Coach
  • Business Class
  • Quiet Car
  • Cafe Car
  • Sleeping Cars (Viewliner)