Ground Transportation

Taxis

The taxi stand is located at the front of Union Station outside the Main Hall entrance and operates 24/7. Unfortunately, it is not possible to reserve a taxi in advance of your arrival.

Fares

  • First 1/8 mile: $3.25
  • Each additional 1/8 mile: $0.27
  • Wait rate per hour: $25.00
  • Wait time begins five (5) minutes after time of arrival at dispatch location.
  • No wait time charged for premature response to a dispatch.
  • Wait time charged while taxicab is stopped or slowed to less than ten (10) miles per hour for longer than sixty (60) seconds.
  • Wait time charged for delays or stopovers at the direction of the passenger.

 

Hourly Contract Rate:

  • $35.00 for the first one (1) hour or fraction thereof.
  • $8.75 for each additional fifteen (15) minutes or fraction thereof.

 

Extras:

  • Taxicab passenger surcharge, twenty-five cents per trip $0.25
  • Telephone Dispatch, two dollars $2.00
  • Additional passenger, one dollar $1.00
  • (regardless of the number of additional passengers)
  • Declared Snow Emergency Fee, fifteen dollars $15.00
  • Group or Shared Riding: as each passenger arrives at his or her destination fare due shall be paid by passenger(s) leaving the cab.
  • Shared Riding Venues: Union Station, Verizon Center or Nationals Park or other locations designated by an administrative order of the Office of Taxicabs
  • Airport Surcharge or toll paid: if any, amount charged shall be the same amount that was paid.
  • Delivery Service (messenger service and parcel pick-up and delivery): same rate as single passenger unless vehicle hired by the hour

Car Rental

Alamo
(202) 842-7454
www.alamo.com

Avis
(202) 682-2983
www.avis.com

Budget
(202) 289-5374
www.budget.com

Hertz
(202) 289-5366
www.hertz.com

All car rental companies are located on the Mezzanine Level near the parking garage entrance.


 

Buses

Metrobus
www.wmata.com
Services metropolitan Washington, DC.

Circulator Bus
www.dccirculator.com
Services the city of Washington, DC.
Access via the Union Station parking garage.

 

Bolt Bus
https://www.boltbus.com
Daily service from Washington, DC to New York
Access via the Union Station parking garage.

MegaBus
http://us.megabus.com/
1-877-GO2-MEGA
Access via the Union Station parking garage.

 

Washington Deluxe
washingtondeluxe.com/
1-866-BUS-NYDC
Daily service from Washington DC to New York. Access via Union Station Parking Garage.

DC2NY
1-888-888-DCNY
Access via the Union Station parking garage.

 

Washington Deluxe
peterpanbus.com/
Express Service from Washington, DC to New York. Access via the Union Station parking garage.

Washington Deluxe
www.greyhound.com
Express service from Washington, D.C. to New York, Atlanta, Dallas and beyond. Access via the Union Station parking garage.

 

Bike Roll
http://www.bikethesites.com/
Located at the glass bike pod at the west side of Union Station
(202) 962-0206