There are 3 ways to get from Harpers Ferry to Arlington by train, subway, bus or car

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Train, subway  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb Marc / ...
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station Red

$10 - $41

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Train, bus, line 33 bus  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the bus from Rockville Station East & Bus Bay A to Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J T2
  3. Take the line 33 bus from Friendship Heights Sta & Bus Bay C to Pennsylvania Ave Nw & 21St St Nw 33 / ...

$9 - $43

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Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Harpers Ferry to Arlington 64.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Arlington is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Arlington is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpers Ferry to Arlington station. However, there are services departing from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb and arriving at VIRGINIA SQUARE station via ROCKVILLE station and FARRAGUT WEST station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Harpers Ferry and Arlington is 46 miles. The road distance is 64.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpers Ferry to Arlington without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 51m and costs $10 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Harpers Ferry to Arlington, including transfers.

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Harpers Ferry to Arlington train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb station.

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Harpers Ferry to Arlington train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at FARRAGUT NORTH station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harpers Ferry to Arlington is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Harpers Ferry to Arlington.

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There are 900+ hotels available in Arlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 45.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Harpers Ferry, WV, USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Harpers Ferry to Arlington. However, you can take the train to ROCKVILLE MARC eb, take the walk to ROCKVILLE station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, then take the subway to VIRGINIA SQUARE station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Harpers Ferry to Arlington via ROCKVILLE MARC eb, Rockville Station East & Bus Bay A, Friendship Heights Sta & Bus Bay C, Pennsylvania Ave Nw & 21St St Nw, and I St Nw & 20Th St Nw in around 3h 18m.

Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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Maryland Transit
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Rockville Station East & Bus Bay A to Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Friendship Heights Sta & Bus Bay C to Pennsylvania Ave Nw & 21St St Nw
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
wmata.com

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