Directions from Union Station to Dupont Circle

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Recommended option

Subway  •  12 min

  1. Red

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Bus DC Circulator  •  13 min

  1. Gt-Us / ...

$1 - $10

5 alternative options

Bus Metro Washington DC  •  36 min

  1. D6 / ...

$2 - $35

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. 2.8 miles

$12 - $15

Uber  •  5 min

  1. 2.8 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  49 min

  1. 2.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  23 min

  1. 3.1 miles

$7

What companies run services between Union Station, DC, USA and Dupont Circle, DC, USA?

DC Circulator operates a bus from Union Station to Dupont Circle every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 13 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to DUPONT CIRCLE station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
DC Circulator
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from North Capitol Street and Massachusetts Avenue NW to K Street and 16th Street NW
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Bus from North Capitol St & Massachusetts Ave to K St Nw & 15Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne to P St Nw & Hopkins St Nw
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to Dupont Circle
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from Union Station to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC Union Station to Washington, DC - Dupont Circle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $31
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Dupont Circle
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$8 - $13
uberX + Car Seat
$17 - $23
uberWAV
$8 - $12
uberX
$8 - $12
uberXL
$14 - $19
UberBLACK
$24 - $35
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$28 - $40
SUV + Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberSUV
$28 - $35
Capital BikeShare
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from North Capitol St & F St Nw to Massachusetts Ave & Dupont Circle Nw
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Union Station to Dupont Circle
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Dupont Circle is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Dupont Circle is to subway which costs $2 - $3 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Dupont Circle is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $12 - $15.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from North Capitol Street and Massachusetts Avenue NW and arriving at K Street and 16th Street NW. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

The subway from UNION STATION station to DUPONT CIRCLE station takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.