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There are 5 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Union Station to Lorton Fredericksburg Line

Cheapest option

Subway, line 371 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to Franconia Springfield Metro Blue
  2. Take the line 371 bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Park & Ride 371 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus, line 373 bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Springfield "Greyhound"
  2. Take the line 373 bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Station Blvd and Grandwind Dr 305 / ...

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station 20.7 miles

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station 20.7 miles

UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station by walk and bus

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is around 1h 17m and covers a distance of around 25 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 27 min. The fastest journey normally takes 59 min. Services are operated by Greyhound USA and Fairfax Connector. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
50 min
Layover time:
27 min
Total time:
1h 17m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
59 min
Journey distance:
25 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$11
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:50
Last service departs at:
08:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is to taxi which costs $65 - $85 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station station. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Lorton Station Blvd and Grandwind Dr via Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Union Station station and arriving at Lorton. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs $5 - $8.

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The train from Union Station to Lorton takes 41 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington station.

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UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, depart from Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs $5 - $8. Alternatively, you can bus and line 373 bus, which costs $11 - $18 and takes 1h 31m.

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Map of how to get from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station, VA, USA?

Virginia Railway Express operates a train from Union Station to Lorton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station via Washington, Springfield, Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G, and Lorton Station Blvd and Grandwind Dr in around 1h 31m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to Franconia Springfield Metro
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington to Springfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$25 - $35
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Station Blvd and Grandwind Dr
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Other operators
Taxi from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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 Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station bus services, operated by Fairfax Connector, arrive at Lorton Station Blvd and Grandwind Dr.

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UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, arrive at Lorton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station is 21 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from UNION STATION station to Lorton Amtrak Auto Train Station.

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