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There are 6 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to RIVERDALE MARC nb Marc

$1 - $5

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Riverdale Rd & Taylor Rd F4

$23 - $97

Subway, line 83 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to RHODE ISLAND station Red
  2. Take the line 83 bus from Rhode Island Ave Sta & Bus Bay E to Baltimore Ave & Oliver St 83

$4 - $7

Subway, bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to SILVER SPRING station Red
  2. Take the bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223 to Riverdale Rd & Taylor Rd F4

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park 7.3 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park 7.3 miles

$1

UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park by train

The train journey time between UNION STATION station and Riverdale Park is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest train normally takes 9 min. Operated by Maryland Transit, the UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park train service departs from UNION STATION MARC Washington and arrives in RIVERDALE MARC nb. Typically 20 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
9 min
Fastest train time:
9 min
Train distance:
6 miles
Trains per week:
20
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:00
Last train departs at:
18:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park train schedules

UNION STATION station → Riverdale Park
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park is to drive which costs $1 and takes 11 min.

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The fastest way to get from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park is to train which takes 9 min and costs $1 - $5.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from UNION STATION MARC Washington station and arriving at RIVERDALE MARC nb. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Riverdale Park is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs $1 - $5.

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The train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to RIVERDALE MARC nb takes 9 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from UNION STATION MARC Washington.

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UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park train services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at RIVERDALE MARC nb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park is 7 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park.

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Map of how to get from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Riverdale Park, MD, USA?

Maryland Transit operates a train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to RIVERDALE MARC nb 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 9 min.

Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to RIVERDALE MARC nb
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
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 New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$24 - $35
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 New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $95
First Class
$60 - $180
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to RHODE ISLAND station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Riverdale Rd & Taylor Rd
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Rhode Island Ave Sta & Bus Bay E to Baltimore Ave & Oliver St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223 to Riverdale Rd & Taylor Rd
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Taxi from UNION STATION station to Riverdale Park
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
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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