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Philadelphia, Baltimore & Washington Railroad, Num 153
The Congressional


Philadelphia PA to Washington DC

133 miles.   2 hrs 08 min.

Through Service
from: New York via PRR No.153
to: Richmond via Seaboard (Robert E Lee)

Amenities ...

 Sleeper Cars available.  Dining Car.

Streamlined in 1952. Ran up to 110 mph between New York and Washington. Becomes the SAL Robert E Lee at Washington

Arrives Connecting Cities Departs
- - - Pennsylvania Station
Philadelphia PA
5:57 PM E 
6:24 PM E  Wilmington DE 6:24 PM E 
7:23 PM E  Pennsylvania Station
Baltimore MD
7:24 PM E 
8:05 PM E  Washington DC