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There are 10 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Acela / ...

$42 - $128

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Bus via Canal St  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington / ...

$23 - $35

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Bus  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York Wdc-Nyc

$25 - $43

Drive  •  4h 6m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station 232.6 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, line 4 subway  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 61 St-Woodside to Grand Central-42 St
  3. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 125 St

$77 - $278

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, subway, line 6 subway  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport to Lexington Av/53 St
  3. Take the line 6 subway from 59 St to 125 St

$103 - $509

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, line 2 subway  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq-42 St to 125 St

$126 - $535

Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, line 4 subway  •  4h 41m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 61 St-Woodside to Grand Central-42 St
  3. Take the line 4 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 125 St

$114 - $384

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK

$137 - $495

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St.

UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station by walk, train and subway

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Harlem–125th Street Station is around 3h 45m and covers a distance of around 232 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 17m. Services are operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and MTA. Typically 172 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 45m
Fastest journey time:
3h 17m
Journey distance:
232 miles
Services per week:
172
Cheapest price:
$42
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:45
Last service departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station walk, train and subway schedules

Walk 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 → Harlem–125th Street Station
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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harlem–125th Street Station is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harlem–125th Street Station is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harlem–125th Street Station is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station is to bus via Canal St, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station is to train which costs $40 - $130 and takes 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from UNION STATION station station to Harlem–125th Street Station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at 125 St via 34 St-Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Harlem–125th Street Station is 210 miles. The road distance is 232.6 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 22m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station, including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station is to train which takes 3h 22m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus via Canal St, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Map of how to get from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station.
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  • Distance: 210.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Harlem–125th Street Station, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 61 St-Woodside to Grand Central-42 St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to 125 St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport to Lexington Av/53 St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 59 St to 125 St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq-42 St to 125 St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4h 6m to drive from UNION STATION station to Harlem–125th Street Station.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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