There are 8 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Union Station by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station Red

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from GAITHERSBURG MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington Marc

$3 - $6

6 alternative options

Line 55 bus, subway  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 55 bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to Rockville Station & Bay B - West 55 / ...
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station Red

$5 - $9

Line 101 bus, line 96 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from S Frederick Ave & Summit Ave to Medical Center Station & Bay E 101
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Wisconsin Ave Nw & Albemarle St Nw to Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne 96

$6 - $12

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gaithersburg to Union Station 24.8 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Union Station 24.8 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Gaithersburg to Union Station 24.8 miles

$30 - $45

Bikeshare  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Cycle from Columbus Ave & Tribeca St to North Capitol St & F St Nw 23.1 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from GAITHERSBURG MARC eb and arriving at UNION STATION MARC Washington station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Union Station is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Union Station without a car is to subway which takes 45 min and costs .

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The subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Gaithersburg to Union Station train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from GAITHERSBURG MARC eb station.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Union Station is to train which takes 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 101 bus and line 96 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Gaithersburg to Union Station train services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at UNION STATION MARC Washington.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to Union Station is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Gaithersburg to Union Station.

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There are 842+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and Union Station, DC, USA?

Maryland Transit operates a train from Gaithersburg to Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaithersburg to Union Station via Medical Center Station & Bay E, Medical Center Metro/Naval Med Ctr & Nih, TENLEYTOWN station, and Wisconsin Ave Nw & Albemarle St Nw in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GAITHERSBURG MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to Rockville Station & Bay B - West
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from S Frederick Ave & Summit Ave to Medical Center Station & Bay E
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Wisconsin Ave Nw & Albemarle St Nw to Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gaithersburg to Union Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $45
UberX Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberXL
$55 - $75
Black
$95 - $130
Black Car Seat
$100 - $140
Black SUV Car Seat
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$110 - $140
Capital BikeShare
Phone
1-877-430-2453
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from Columbus Ave & Tribeca St to North Capitol St & F St Nw
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
capitalbikeshare.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Gaithersburg to Union Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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