Megabus Washington DC Union Station

The Megabus DC stop at Union Station Washington DC, is one of our stops along the way during our road trip by bus and train to South by Southwest. We have decided to make a helpful guide both for ourselves and for you that highlights the places we will be visiting. Along the way we will be hoping on a Megabus at Union Station DC.

Washington DC not only is the country’s capital, but also one of the largest and most interesting cities in the US. It has a long history of art, music, and culture, and is a great destination for all kinds of people. If you are planning to visit with family or only coming for business, DC offers it all.

Megabus Union Station

Megabus arrives at Union Station on the New York to Washington DC Bus Route

If coming to Washington DC by bus, your first arrival point will be the historical Union Station ; a Beaux-Arts style building with white granite and classic lines that have set the mode for Washington’s classic monumental architecture. Union Station receives over 90,000 passengers daily and offers many options when it comes to transportation carriers. Megabus is one of the largest carriers that operate at Union Station; it offers daily buses from and to: New York to Boston bus trips, Baltimore, Buffalo, Charlotte, Nashville, Philadelphia 30th St station and many other major cities around the country. It offers rates as low as $1 on special routes.

Other companies that cater DC Union Station are:

AmtrakBoltbusGreyhoundPeter PanDC2NY, Washington Deluxe and others.
What is there to do and see on our country’s capital?  Here are some tips:

Washington DC Hotels   

·      AKA White House       Downtown/Penn     $195^

1710 H St. NW, Washington, DC 20006    (202)-904-2500

http://stayaka.com/locations/white_house/default.aspx

·      Alexandria Quality Inn Mount Vernon  Downtown Washington DC.    $80^

7212 Richmond Hwy., Alexandria, VA 22306   (703)-765-9000
http://alexandriaqualityinn.com/

·      BED & BREAKFAST ACCOMMODATIONS  Downtown/Penn          $75^

1339 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009         (202)-328-3510 http://www.bedandbreakfastdc.com/

·      ALOFT NATIONAL HARBOR National Harbor         $112^

156 Waterfront St., National Harbor, MD 20745         (301)-749-9000 http://www.aloftnationalharbor.com/

Washington DC Restaurants  

·      Ceiba         Contemporary Latin America Cuisine          $15-$35

701 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005         (202)-393-3983
http://ceibarestaurant.com/

·      14K Restaurant and Lounge American Cuisine         $15-$40

1001 14th St. NW, Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel, Washington, DC 20005
(202)-218-7524  http://www.14krestaurant.com/

·      Acadiana Restaurant Louisiana Fish House         $10-$30

901 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20001         (202)-408-8848 http://acadianarestaurant.com/acadiana.html

·      Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Cuban cuisine/Rum Bar         $10-$25

801 9th St. NW, Ste. A, Washington, DC 20001         (202)-408-1600 http://cubalibrerestaurant.com/

Washington DC Cool Sites/Tours

·      Lincoln Memorial         Memorial         Free

Independence Ave. & 23rd St. NW, Washington, DC  (202)-426-6841 http://www.nps.gov/linc/index.htm

·      Jefferson Memorial         Memorial         Free

Tidal Basin South End, Washington, DC 20024         (202)-426-6841 http://www.nps.gov/thje/index.htm

·      Folger Shakespeare Library Library         Free

201 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington, DC 20003  (202)-675-0375
http://folger.edu/

·      BIKE AND ROLL   City Tour         $29

1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW,Washington, DC 20004  (202)-842-2453  http://bikethesites.com

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  1. Anonymous

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