United States Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Guide Things To Do Essentials Where to Stay Itineraries Getaways All Washington, D.C. Union Station Map and Directions: Washington DC By Rachel Cooper Rachel Cooper Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Rachel Cooper is a travel writer who has lived in the Washington, D.C., area for more than 25 years. She is also the author of several books covering the capital and mid-Atlantic regions. TripSavvy's editorial guidelines Updated on 06/26/19 Share Pin Email Google This map shows the location of Union Station in relation to the Downtown area of Washington DC. It is located at 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE. Washington’s train station and premier shopping mall is convenient to many hotels and popular tourist attractions and has the largest parking garage in the city with more than 2,000 parking spaces. Union Station is located north of the Capitol Building and northeast of the National Mall. It is within walking distance to many of the most visited landmarks in the nation's capital. Union Station is the rail station for Amtrak, MARC Train (Maryland Rail Commuter Service) and VRE (Virginia Railway Express). There is also a Washington Metro stop at Union Station. Read more about Union Station. 01 of 02 Driving Directions to Union Station Map Data from Google Union Station is pretty easy to reach by car although you have to be sure to get in the correct lane to drop-off or pick-up passengers. The roads around the station are one way. Read the signs carefully or you may have to circle back to reach the front entrance. The parking garage entrance is located at the east end of the building. The Metro Station is located on the west side of the building. Directions From Maryland (Northwest of DC): Follow the Capital Beltway/I-495 SouthTake the George Washington Memorial Pkwy toward WashingtonExit onto I-395 North toward WashingtonTake exit 9 for D St NWTurn right at D St NWSlight left at Louisiana Ave NETurn left at Columbus Cir NE/Columbus Monument Dr NWContinue onto Massachusetts Ave NE Directions From Maryland (Northeast of DC):Follow I-295 South towards WashingtonExit at New York Ave NE/US-50 WTurn left at 1st St NETurn right at Massachusetts Ave NE Directions From Virginia: Take I - 495 South to 395 North towards WashingtonTake exit 9 for D St NWTurn right at D St NWSlight left at Louisiana Ave NETurn left at Columbus Cir NE/Columbus Monument Dr. NWContinue onto Massachusetts Ave NE See a zoomed in map on the next page for more detail on the area. Continue to 2 of 2 below. 02 of 02 Closeup Map of Union Station Map Data from Google Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE. Washington DC. It is bounded by Massachusetts Avenue to the north, H Street to the South, First St, NE to the West and 2nd St NE to the east. Columbus Circle, located in front of the station, is home to the Christopher Columbus Memorial Statue and sits in front of Lower Senate Park which is a part of the U. S. Capitol grounds. The Smithsonian's National Postal Museum is located just west of the station. Many of Washington DC's most popular attractions are located within walking distance of Union Station. Related Sightseeing Information On the National MallA Guide to the Smithsonian MuseumsMonuments and MemorialsBest Sightseeing Tours in Washington, DCWashington DC Frequently Asked Questions Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit Watch Now: The Easiest Way to Get Around D.C.