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Amtrak - Washington, DC (WAS)



WASHINGTON
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
(WAS)

 

Station Data:

Address

50 Massachusetts Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002

Map

Location

38.90 N, 77.01 W

Elevation

15m / 50ft

Population

601,723 (Census 2010)

Staff

Staffed

Open Hours

4:30am - 10:00pm  Daily

Building

Stone, Built in 1907

Ridership

5,013,991 (FY2012)
2nd busiest station in Amtrak system

 

Amtrak Trains:

Train Name Route

ACELA EXPRESS

[ Boston, MA - New York, NY - Philadelphia, PA - Washington, DC ]

CAPITOL LIMITED

[ Washington, DC - Pittsburgh, PA - Cleveland, OH - Chicago, IL ]

CARDINAL

[ New York, NY - Cincinnati, OH - Indianapolis, IN - Chicago, IL ]

CAROLINIAN

[ New York, NY - Washington, DC - Raleigh, NC - Charlotte, NC ]

CRESCENT

[ New York, NY - Charlotte, NC - Atlanta, GA - New Orleans, LA ]

PALMETTO

[ New York, NY - Washington, DC - Florence, SC - Savannah, GA ]

NE REGIONAL

[ Boston, MA - New York, NY - Newport News, VA (Lynchburg, VA) ]

SILVER METEOR

[ New York, NY - Florence, SC - Orlando, FL - Miami, FL ]

SILVER STAR

[ New York, NY - Columbia, SC - Orlando, FL - Tampa, FL - Miami, FL ]

VERMONTER

[ St. Albans, VT - Springfield, MA - New York, NY - Washington, DC ]

 

Urban Railroad Information

Name

Category

MTA - Maryland Transit Administration

Commuter Train (MARC)

VRE - Virginia Railway Express

Commuter Train

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

Subway (METRO)

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)

People Mover



Visited in August 2008

Photo 01 Photo 02

Washington Union Station
8 / 29 / 2008

Washington Union Station
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 03

Photo 04

Union Station built in 1907
8 / 29 / 2008

Entrance
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 05

Photo 06

Entrance Area
8 / 29 / 2008

Entrance Area
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 07

Photo 08

Main Hall Entrance
8 / 29 / 2008

Main Hall
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 09

Photo 10

Statues in Main Hall
8 / 29 / 2008

Entrance to Tickets and Trains
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 11

Photo 12

Amtrak Ticket Counter
8 / 29 / 2008

Stairways
8 / 29 / 2008

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Photo 14

Red Cap Service and Baggage Claim
8 / 29 / 2008

Waiting Area
8 / 29 / 2008

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Photo 16

Shopping Mall
8 / 29 / 2008

MARC Commuter Trains
8 / 29 / 2008

Photo 17

Photo 18

Platform
8 / 29 / 2008

Platform
8 / 29 / 2008

Visited in May 2003

Photo 1 Photo 2

Union Station
5 / 1 / 2003

Union Station
5 / 1 / 2003

Photo 3 Photo 4

Station built in 1907
5 / 1 / 2003

Entrance
5 / 1 / 2003

Photo 5 Photo 6

Main Hall
5 / 1 / 2003

Waiting Area
5 / 1 / 2003

Photo 7 Photo 8

Amtrak Ticket Counter
5 / 1 / 2003

Stairways
5 / 1 / 2003

Photo 9 Photo 10

Food Court
5 / 1 / 2003

Looking North
5 / 1 / 2003

Photo 11 Photo 12

Platform (Looking North)
5 / 1 / 2003

MARC Commuter Train
5 / 1 / 2003



Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) - AeroTrain and Shuttle

AeroTrain 1

AeroTrain 2

AeroTrain 3

AeroTrain 4

AeroTrain 5

AeroTrain 6

Shuttle 1

Shuttle 2




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