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There are 6 ways to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights by subway, bus, taxi 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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Subway, bus

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to Ballston Metro
  2. Take the bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay B to Carlin Springs Rd & Ardley Ct

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Parking Garage to K Street and 13th Street NW
  2. Take the bus from 13Th St Nw & I St Nw to Four Mile Run Dr & Columbia Pike

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Subway, bus via PENTAGON CITY station

  1. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to PENTAGON CITY station
  2. Take the bus from Pentagon City Station + Bus Bay B to S Greenbrier St & 8Th Rd S

Bus, line 41 bus

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Parking Garage to K Street and 19th Street NW
  2. Take the bus from I St Nw & 19Th St Nw to Wilson Blvd & Veitch St
  3. Take the line 41 bus from Court House Metro, Arlington Co Offices to S Greenbrier Street, NB @ 8th Road S, FS

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights

Drive

  1. Drive from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights is to taxi which costs $29 - $35 and takes 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Union Station station to Columbia Heights. However, there are services departing from Union Station Parking Garage and arriving at Four Mile Run Dr & Columbia Pike via 13Th St Nw & I St Nw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Washington Union Station and Columbia Heights is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights without a car is to subway and bus which takes 56 min and costs $3 - $6.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights, including transfers.

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Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights bus services, operated by DC Circulator, depart from Union Station Parking Garage.

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Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Four Mile Run Dr & Columbia Pike station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights.

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Map of how to get from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights.
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Washington Union Station, DC, USA and Columbia Heights, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights via K Street and 13th Street NW and 13Th St Nw & I St Nw in around 1h 21m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to Ballston Metro
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to PENTAGON CITY station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay B to Carlin Springs Rd & Ardley Ct
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from Pentagon City Station + Bus Bay B to S Greenbrier St & 8Th Rd S
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from H St & Union Station Garage to New York Ave Nw & 12Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from 13Th St Nw & I St Nw to Four Mile Run Dr & Columbia Pike
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from I St Nw & 19Th St Nw to Wilson Blvd & Veitch St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
DC Circulator
Phone
+1 202-567-3040
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from Union Station Parking Garage to K Street and 13th Street NW
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Bus from Union Station Parking Garage to K Street and 19th Street NW
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Arlington Transit
Phone
+1 703-228-7433
Website
arlingtontransit.com
Bus from Court House Metro, Arlington Co Offices to S Greenbrier Street, NB @ 8th Road S, FS
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arlingtontransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Washington Union Station to Columbia Heights
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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