The nearest train station is Union Station in Washington, DC. For information about rail transportation to Union Station, please see the Union Station rail website.
There are several options for getting to the NIH from Union Station, including by Metro and by taxi. The NIH Metro stop is Medical Center, on the Red Line. Please see the Union Station ground transportation website for more information about transportation options.
For patients who wish to take a bus, there are many bus companies with service to Washington, DC. These include Megabus, Bolt Bus, and Greyhound. (Please note: clicking on the provided links will cause you to leave this NICHD website. These links are provided for informational purposes only and do not represent an endorsement by the NICHD.)
Upon arrival in Washington, DC, patients will need to take a taxi or the Metro to the NIH. The NIH Metro stop is Medical Center, on the Red Line. For more information on the Metro, please see the Metro website.
Patients from the local area may wish to take a local bus. Information on local bus schedules can be found here.