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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$138 - $273

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Hampton, VA Philadelphia

$61 - $87

5 alternative options

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va 3005 / ...

$72 - $143

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Silver Spring to Union Station 208.6 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the subway from SILVER SPRING station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF

$185 - $347

Subway, train to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from SILVER SPRING station to UNION STATION station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF

$258 - $518

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from SILVER SPRING station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF

$191 - $385

What companies run services between Silver Spring, MD, USA and Union Station, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Silver Spring to Union Station twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Silver Spring to Union Station via Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va, Hampton, Va, Hampton Transfer Center, Newport News Transfer Center, and Portsmouth & Capri Circle W in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SILVER SPRING station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SILVER SPRING station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SILVER SPRING station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Silver Spring and Union Station is 255 km. The road distance is 334 km.

The cheapest way to get from Silver Spring to Union Station is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Silver Spring to Union Station is to subway and fly which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $180 - $350.

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Silver Spring to Union Station, including transfers.