There are 3 ways to get from Ocean City to Union Station by bus, train or car

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

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore 8109
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$55 - $150

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal 203W / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Md to Washington, Dc 954

$21 - $48

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Ocean City to Union Station 135.3 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ocean City to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Ocean City Transfer Point and arriving at Washington, Dc via Salisbury, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Ocean City and Union Station is 111 miles. The road distance is 135.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ocean City to Union Station without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Ocean City to Union Station, including transfers.

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Ocean City to Union Station bus services, operated by Shore Transit, depart from Ocean City Transfer Point station.

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Ocean City to Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ocean City to Union Station is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Ocean City 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 Ocean City to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 111.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

You can take a bus from Ocean City to Union Station via Shore Transit Bus Terminal and Salisbury, Md in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salisbury, Md to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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