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Duration 17 min
Distance 8.7 miles
Average price $17
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between UNION STATION station and Alexandria Union Station takes 17 min and the fastest train takes 14 min. The train service runs several times per day from UNION STATION station to Alexandria Union Station. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. Alexandria Union Station
19 min
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$21 - $55

UNION STATION station to Alexandria Union Station train times

Trains run every three hours between UNION STATION station and Alexandria Union Station. The earliest departure is at 14:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from UNION STATION station is at 19:25 which arrives into Alexandria Union Station at 19:44. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 17 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from UNION STATION station to Alexandria Union Station? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Alexandria. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Alexandria Union Station is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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UNION STATION station to Alexandria Union Station train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Washington Union Station.

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UNION STATION station to Alexandria Union Station train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Alexandria station.

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What companies run services between UNION STATION station and Alexandria Union Station?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington Union Station to Alexandria hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 19 min. Amtrak also services this route every 4 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$23 - $35
Virginia Railway Express
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6

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