There are 7 ways to get from Alexandria to Capitol Hill by subway, train, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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Subway  •  33 min

  1. Take the subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to CAPITOL SOUTH station Blue

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$6 - $35

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alexandria to Capitol Hill 8.2 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Alexandria to Capitol Hill 8.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Alexandria to Capitol Hill 8.2 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Walk from Alexandria to Capitol Hill 8.8 miles

Bikeshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Cycle from King St & Patrick St to 4Th & East Capitol St Ne 9.4 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Capitol Hill is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandria to Capitol Hill is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $29 - $35.

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The distance between Alexandria and Capitol Hill is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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The subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to CAPITOL SOUTH station takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alexandria Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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What companies run services between Alexandria, VA, USA and Capitol Hill, DC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Alexandria to Capitol Hill hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 35 min. Virginia Railway Express also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to CAPITOL SOUTH station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $29
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Room
$120 - $170
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Alexandria to Capitol Hill
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$13 - $19
uberWAV
$14 - $20
uberX
$14 - $20
uberX + Car Seat
$23 - $30
uberXL
$25 - $35
UberBLACK
$40 - $55
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$45 - $65
SUV + Car Seat
$55 - $75
UberSUV
$45 - $65
Capital BikeShare
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from King St & Patrick St to 4Th & East Capitol St Ne
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Alexandria to Capitol Hill
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com

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