There are 10 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, shuttle, foot 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

Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Crystal City to Union Station Fredericksburg Line / ...

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Subway via ARCHIVES station  •  35 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to ARCHIVES station Yellow

$2 - $3

8 alternative options

Subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station Yellow

$5 - $6

Subway, bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to SMITHSONIAN station Blue
  2. Take the bus from Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW to E Street and Columbus Circle NE Nm

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station 4.9 miles

$19 - $23

Towncar  •  8 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station 4.9 miles

$75 - $110

Shuttle  •  8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station

$16 - $75

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station 4.9 miles

$10 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Walk from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station 5.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  44 min

  1. Cycle from Rd & Crystal Dr to North Capitol St & F St Nw 6.5 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station is to subway which costs $2 - $3 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station is to taxi which costs $19 - $23 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Union Station is 4 miles.

The train from Crystal City to Union Station takes 16 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Crystal City and arriving at Union Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Union Station, DC, USA?

Virginia Railway Express operates a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 16 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to ARCHIVES station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to SMITHSONIAN station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
D.C. Circulator
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW to E Street and Columbus Circle NE
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
r.peaktransit.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$10 - $15
uberWAV
$11 - $15
uberX
$11 - $15
uberX + Car Seat
$19 - $26
uberXL
$18 - $24
UberBLACK
$30 - $40
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$35 - $50
SUV + Car Seat
$40 - $55
UberSUV
$35 - $45
Capital BikeShare
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from Rd & Crystal Dr to North Capitol St & F St Nw
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Shuttle from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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