There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Lorton by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  33 min

  1. Fredericksburg Line

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Subway, line 373 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Blue
  2. 305 / ...

$6 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 1648 bus, line 373 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. 1648 / ...
  2. 305 / ...

$12 - $23

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. 18.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  19 min

  1. 18.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. 18.5 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Lorton, VA, USA?

Virginia Railway Express operates a train from Washington to Lorton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Lorton via Springfield and Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Springfield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Rd @ Silverbrook Rd
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington to Lorton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$24 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $45
uberWAV
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$80 - $110
SUV + Car Seat
$95 - $120
UberSUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Washington to Lorton
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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 Washington and Lorton is 27 km. The road distance is 30 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Lorton is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Lorton is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $60 - $75.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from L Enfant and arriving at Lorton. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Lorton. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Lorton Rd @ Silverbrook Rd via Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

The train from L Enfant to Lorton takes 33 min including transfers and departs every four hours.