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There are 9 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, towncar, shuttle or foot

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Recommended option

Train  •  19m

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

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Subway via ARCHIVES station  •  35m

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

$2 - $3

7 alternative options

Subway  •  22m

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

$5 - $6

Subway, bus  •  43m

  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

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  8m

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

$19 - $23

Towncar  •  8m

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

$75 - $110

Shuttle  •  8m

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

$16 - $75

Uber  •  8m

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

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1h 53m

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

Questions & Answers

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

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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 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Crystal City and arriving at Union Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16m.

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

The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station without a car is to train which takes 19m and costs $5 - $7.

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The train from Crystal City to Union Station takes 16m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, depart from Crystal City station.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, arrive at Union Station.

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There are 855+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 3.7 miles
  • Duration: 19m

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 hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 16m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to ARCHIVES station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to SMITHSONIAN station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
DC Circulator
Phone
+1 202-567-3040
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW to E Street and Columbus Circle NE
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Private
$75 - $110
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$10 - $16
UberX
$11 - $16
WAV
$11 - $16
UberX Car Seat
$21 - $27
UberXL
$18 - $24
Black
$28 - $40
Black Car Seat
$35 - $50
Black SUV Car Seat
$45 - $60
Black SUV
$35 - $50
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
8m
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov

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