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There are 3 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Ocean City by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD 8109

Cheapest option

Train, shuttle  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb Marc
  2. Take a shuttle bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD

$69 - $117

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 49m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Ocean City 134.8 miles

$13 - $20

UNION STATION station to Ocean City by walk, train and bus

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Ocean City is around 4h 4m and covers a distance of around 167 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 45m. Operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak Acela Express and Amtrak, the UNION STATION station to Ocean City service departs from UNION STATION station and arrives in Ocean City, MD. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 4m
Fastest journey time:
3h 45m
Journey distance:
167 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:01
Last service departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Ocean City walk, train and bus schedules

UNION STATION station → Ocean City
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ocean City is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ocean City is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Ocean City is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from UNION STATION station to Ocean City is to drive, which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Ocean City is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 49m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Ocean City is 111 miles. The road distance is 134.8 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Ocean City without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from UNION STATION station to Ocean City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Ocean City is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from UNION STATION station to Ocean City.

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  • Distance: 111.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Ocean City, MD, USA?

There is no direct connection from UNION STATION station to Ocean City. However, you can take the walk to Washington Union Station, take the train to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station, take the walk to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, then take the bus to Ocean City, MD. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Ocean City.

Train operators
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 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
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
More information at
Maryland Transit
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
BayRunner Shuttle

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