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There are 6 ways to get from West Chester to Union Station by bus, train, car or plane

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Line 104 bus, train  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal 104
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional / ...

$38 - $170

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Line 104 bus, bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal 104
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC

$20 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$24 - $34

Drive  •  2h 23m

  1. Drive from West Chester to Union Station 123.6 miles

$12 - $18

Line 104 bus, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$180 - $454

Line 104 bus, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station

$260 - $682

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The cheapest way to get from West Chester to Union Station is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from West Chester to Union Station is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Chester to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Chestnut St & Darlington St and arriving at Washington DC via 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal and Philadelphia, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between West Chester and Union Station is 105 miles. The road distance is 123.6 miles.

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The best way to get from West Chester to Union Station without a car is to line 104 bus and train which takes 3h 32m and costs $35 - $170.

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from West Chester to Union Station, including transfers.

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West Chester to Union Station bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Chestnut St & Darlington St station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 53m.

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West Chester to Union Station bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Washington DC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between West Chester to Union Station is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 23m to drive from West Chester to Union Station.

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  • Distance: 105.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between West Chester, PA, USA and Union Station, DC, USA?

You can take a bus from West Chester to Union Station via 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal, 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal, Chestnut St & 30th St, and Philadelphia, PA in around 5h 45m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Chestnut St & Darlington St to 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 910+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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