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There are 5 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza by subway, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Subway  •  10 min

  1. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to METRO CENTER station Red

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from E St Ne & Columbus Circle to E St Nw & 11Th St Nw D6 / ...

$1 - $5

3 alternative options

Line 80 night bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 80 night bus from North Capitol St & Massachusetts Ave to H St Nw & 11Th St Nw 80

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. Take a taxi from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza 1.7 miles

$8 - $11

Walk  •  28 min

  1. Walk from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza 1.5 miles

UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza by subway and walk

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Freedom Plaza is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6 min. Services are operated by Metro Washington DC. Typically 1406 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
6 min
Services per week:
1406
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza subway and walk schedules

Subway services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
UNION STATION station → Freedom Plaza
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Freedom Plaza is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Freedom Plaza is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Freedom Plaza is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza is to subway which costs $2 - $3 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza is to taxi which costs $8 - $11 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from E St Ne & Columbus Circle and arriving at E St Nw & 11Th St Nw. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from UNION STATION station station and arriving at METRO CENTER station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Freedom Plaza is 1 miles.

The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza without a car is to subway which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $3.

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The subway from UNION STATION station to METRO CENTER station takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from E St Ne & Columbus Circle station.

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UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from UNION STATION station.

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UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at E St Nw & 11Th St Nw station.

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Map of how to get from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza.
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  • Distance: 1.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Freedom Plaza, DC, USA?

Metro Washington DC operates a vehicle from UNION STATION station to METRO CENTER station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, Metro Washington DC operates a bus from E St Ne & Columbus Circle to E St Nw & 11Th St Nw every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 8 min. Maryland Transit also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from E St Ne & Columbus Circle to E St Nw & 11Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Night bus from North Capitol St & Massachusetts Ave to H St Nw & 11Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Louisiana Ave & D St Nw to PENNSYLVANIA AVE & 12TH ST NW wb
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit
Other operators
Taxi from UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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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UNION STATION station to Freedom Plaza train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at METRO CENTER station.

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