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There are 5 ways to get from Washington to Union Station by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  6m

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to UNION STATION station Red

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11m

  1. Take the bus from H St Nw & 11Th St Nw to N Capitol St Ne & Massachusetts Ave Ne 80 / ...

$1 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3m

  1. Take a taxi from Washington to Union Station 1.9 miles

$9 - $12

Uber  •  3m

  1. Take an Uber from Washington to Union Station 1.9 miles

$5

Walk  •  32m

  1. Walk from Washington to Union Station 1.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Union Station is to bus which costs $1 - $5 and takes 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Union Station is to taxi which costs $9 - $12 and takes 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from H St Nw & 11Th St Nw and arriving at N Capitol St Ne & Massachusetts Ave Ne. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11m.

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The distance between Washington and Union Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Washington to Union Station without a car is to subway which takes 6m and costs $2 - $3.

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The subway from METRO CENTER station to UNION STATION station takes 6m including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Washington to Union Station bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from H St Nw & 11Th St Nw station.

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Washington to Union Station bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at N Capitol St Ne & Massachusetts Ave Ne station.

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There are 909+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 6m

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

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Washington to Union Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 11m. DC Circulator also services this route every 10 minutes.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from H St Nw & 11Th St Nw to N Capitol St Ne & Massachusetts Ave Ne
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
DC Circulator
Phone
+1 202-567-3040
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from K Street and 13th Street NW to Union Station Parking Garage
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington to Union Station
Ave. Duration
3m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$5
UberX
$6
WAV
$6
UberX Car Seat
$14
UberXL
$8 - $12
Black
$22 - $29
Black Car Seat
$30 - $40
Black SUV Car Seat
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$30 - $40
Taxi from Washington to Union Station
Ave. Duration
3m
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov

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