APG to Arlington Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $11
Fastest Way Train — 1h 3min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 12 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, train and by car
Distance 64 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
Bus
$21 · 2h 14min · 13 lb of CO2
Aberdeen to Washington
+4 more options
Train
$11 · 1h 3min · 14 lb of CO2
ABE to WAS
+3 more options
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Drive
$9 · 1h 24min · 16 lb of CO2
APG to Arlington

Drive from APG airport

It's 65 miles between APG to Arlington. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 24min and 1h 28min from APG to Arlington under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 32min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Arlington by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $8.

What is the best way to travel from APG to Arlington?

The are 9 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from APG to Arlington. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of ABE towards NCR, as it is the cheapest to Arlington. It's common to find tickets for as low as $11. Amtrak operates from APG to Arlington, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from APG to Arlington?

The trip to Arlington is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from APG. The cheapest way to get from APG to Arlington is $11 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 3 minutes with the train.

Is the train or the bus better from APG to Arlington VA?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from APG to Arlington. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Arlington is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the APG/Arlington buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from APG is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between APG and Arlington during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from APG to Arlington? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Arlington traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Arlington is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from APG to Arlington?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from APG to Arlington is by train. The train costs $11 roughly and will take 1 hour 3 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from APG to Arlington?

Amtrak costs about $13 between APG and Arlington. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 12 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at ABE Aberdeen Amtrak, which is 3 miles from APG. Further, once you arrive at WAS Washington Union Station or you will still have 6 miles to Arlington.

How long does it take from APG to Arlington by car?

The total distance between APG and Arlington is 65 miles and will take you about 1 hour 24 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $9.

Travel companies on this route

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Amtrak Amtrak from APG to Arlington
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