There are 8 ways to get from Washington to 30th Street Station by train, subway, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express

$90 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Philadelphia, PA

$15 - $26

6 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$78 - $194

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002

$21 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Washington to 30th Street Station 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  3 h 12 min

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

$171 - $441

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL

$197 - $818

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$274 - $708

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and 30th Street Station is 198 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to 30th Street Station is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to 30th Street Station is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs $90 - $250.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington and arriving at Philadelphia, PA. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

The train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and 30th Street Station, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to 30th Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to 30th Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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