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There are 5 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia Acela / ...

$38 - $163

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Bus via Philadelphia, PA  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA Wdc

$15 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Philadelphia "Greyhound" / ...

$20 - $40

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) 136.3 miles

$13 - $20

Fly  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$131 - $332

UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) by walk, train, subway and bus

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is around 2h 24m and covers a distance of around 138 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Services are operated by Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak and others. Typically 126 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 24m
Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Journey distance:
138 miles
Services per week:
126
Cheapest price:
$38
Carbon emissions:
11 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 Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) walk, train, subway and bus schedules

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UNION STATION station → Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical)
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The cost-effective way to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is to drive, which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is to train which costs $35 - $170 and takes 2h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington and arriving at Philadelphia. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is 123 miles. The road distance is 136.3 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) without a car is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs $35 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical), including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Washington DC station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs $35 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus via Philadelphia, PA, which costs $15 - $30 and takes 3h 26m, you could also fly, which costs $130 - $340 and takes 4h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Philadelphia, PA station.

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  • Distance: 122.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical), PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 1h 34m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $28 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
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 Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
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 Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Book at
megabus.com
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 Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical) is 136 miles. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from UNION STATION station to Tomb of Unknown Soldier of Revolution (historical).

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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