United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report http://www.supplementschat.com/envy-rx-serum/
  2. 2 Mesa Verde question
  3. 3 Getting from Seatac airport to downtown Seattle
  4. 4 Inexpensive Restaurants Near Canyonlands and Capitol Reef?
  5. 5 Planning our Move
  6. 6 2 Grannies, 2 parents & 1 three-yr-old
  7. 7 Primal Shred – Primal Shred Its Work Muscle Growth For Male
  8. 8 Road Trip Travel Advice - 2 Days or 3?
  9. 9 Best options for viewing, learning about lava flows on Big Island?
  10. 10 Kauai: First Trip Help Please
  11. 11 Wilmington DE questions
  12. 12 Road trip during Winters in Utah-NV
  13. 13 Need tips for 14 day alaska trip Please help!
  14. 14 50th wedding anniversary in Hawaii??
  15. 15 Hawaii at Christmas with older teens
  16. 16 Sperry chalet destroyed by fire
  17. 17 Overnight stay along Newburyport/Rockport train line
  18. 18 Best Marriott options NYC using Marriott points
  19. 19 9 day family New England Trip October - Advice
  20. 20 Hotel advise Chicago
  21. 21 Maui and Kauai
  22. 22 Santa Fe and Taos in November
  23. 23 Botanical gardens on Maui, Hilo, and Kauai: how much do they differ?
  24. 24 Good gift for my father who loves to travel
  25. 25 affordable SF hotels convenient to art museums
View next 25 » Back to the top

Washington DC Union Station to Arlington, VA by metro: how long and cost?

Jump to last reply

I am traveling from NYC/Newark to Arlington VA on a Saturday at the end of this month-March 2012 for a job interview. While a little pricey ($49) versus the buses, I will take Amtrak down to Union Square because it is generally on time and I can't afford to be late. I need to get to Arlington VA around Randolph and Fairfax Streets. What subways should I take to get there, approximately how long will it take me to get from Union Station to Arlington, and how much is the subways costs one way/roundtrip? I have blocked 1 1/2 hours of travel time to get me there by subway. Hopefully, this is enough time. Can anyone assist me? I'm on a limited budget.

Coming back, to save money and I have no time constraints, I am thinking of using Boltbus for about $20 because I understand they have more leg room as I am 6'1". I have read various on-line reviews (YELP.COM) about megabus, boltbus, and tripper and none of them seem consistently great, but the price is very good. The deal breaker for me was not having enough leg room. Boltbus seems to be the only bus that offers sufficient seating space. Tripper bus seems decent, but all the reviews stated that their seats were small like being packed in a sardine can which is major "no way" for me. I would appreciate some feedback on this. What are you thoughts?

9 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement