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There are 8 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Union Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Reagan Washington to Los Angeles  •  8h

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Los Angeles (LAX) DCA - LAX

$122 - $415

Cheapest option

Fly Washington Dulles to Los Angeles  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Los Angeles (LAX) IAD - LAX

$109 - $381

6 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Los Angeles  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Los Angeles (LAX) BWI - LAX

$131 - $452

Fly Reagan Washington to Burbank  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Burbank (BUR) DCA - BUR

$138 - $562

Fly Reagan Washington to Long Beach  •  11h 19m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Long Beach (LGB) DCA - LGB

$192 - $473

Train  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Southwest Chief / ...

$283 - $395

Bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Pittsburgh "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to El Monte "Greyhound"

$265 - $383

Drive  •  42h 1m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Union Station 2667.5 miles

$260 - $380

UNION STATION station to Union Station by walk and train

The journey time between UNION STATION station and Union Station is around 3 days 5h and covers a distance of around 3013 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 18h. Services are operated by Amtrak. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3 days 5h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 18h
Journey distance:
3013 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$283
Carbon emissions:
254 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:05
Last service departs at:
16:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Union Station walk and train schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Union Station is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Union Station is to fly which costs $120 - $420 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Union Station is to fly which costs $120 - $420 and takes 8h.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNION STATION station to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Arcadia St and Alameda St via Pittsburgh and El Monte Station W. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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No, there is no direct train from UNION STATION station station to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Los Angeles via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13h.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Union Station is 2309 miles. The road distance is 2667.5 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Union Station without a car is to train which takes 2 days 13h and costs $280 - $400.

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It takes approximately 8h to get from UNION STATION station to Union Station, including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington station.

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UNION STATION station to Union 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 Union Station is to fly which takes 8h and costs $120 - $420. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $280 - $400 and takes 2 days 13h, you could also bus, which costs $260 - $390 and takes 2 days 16h.

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  • Distance: 2308.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Union Station, Los Angeles County, CA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and three other airlines fly from UNION STATION station to Union Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from UNION STATION station to Union Station via Washington Union Station, Chicago Union Station, and Los Angeles in around 2 days 13h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Austin
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Nashville
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via St. Louis, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Milwaukee, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Dallas
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Omaha, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via St. Louis, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $250
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Birmingham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $440
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $410
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $420
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Burbank via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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.

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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
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
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
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 Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Pittsburgh to El Monte
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $330
Flexible
$330 - $470

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 25m.

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UNION STATION station to Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at El Monte station.

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Union Station is 3h behind UNION STATION station. It is currently 7:37 AM in UNION STATION station and 4:37 AM in Union Station.

UNION STATION station to Union Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Union Station is 2667 miles. It takes approximately 42h 1m to drive from UNION STATION station to Union Station.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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