There are 11 ways to get from Allentown to Union Station by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station Kutztown
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$108 - $283

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 4693
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc 4695 / ...

$32 - $72

9 alternative options

Bus, train via Doylestown  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Doylestown
  2. Take the train from Doylestown to Temple University
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$114 - $287

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia 10/12
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Union Station via Philadelphia

$37 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Allentown to Union Station 178.6 miles

$17 - $26

Bus to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to Newark Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$135 - $537

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$189 - $475

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$290 - $743

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$213 - $846

Bus to Harrisburg, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MDT - IAD

$204 - $453

Fly Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) to Philadelphia (PHL) ABE - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$239 - $1,109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Allentown to Union Station is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Allentown to Union Station is to drive which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $17 - $26.

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The distance between Allentown and Union Station is 230 km. The road distance is 286 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Allentown to Union Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Allentown to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Allentown, Pa and arriving at Washington, Dc via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Allentown, PA, USA and Union Station, DC, USA?

You can take a bus from Allentown to Union Station via Harrisburg, Pa in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Allentown to Doylestown
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Allentown to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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