Capitol Heights transportation information

StatisticCapitol HeightsMarylandNational
Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (2)2354
Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (8)8711
Average one way commute38min32min26min
Workers who carpool8.0%9.3%9.3%
Workers taking public transportation23.9%8.9%5.1%
Workers who walk to work0.8%2.4%2.8%
Working from home1.1%4.4%4.6%

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  • There are 2 airports and 8 Amtrak train stations within 30 miles of the Capitol Heights city center.
  • The average travel time to work in Capitol Heights is 45% higher than the national average.
  • The number of people who take public transportation in Capitol Heights is 367% higher than the national average.
  • The number of people who carpool to work in Capitol Heights is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The number of people who work from home in Capitol Heights is 76% lower than the national average.

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Amtrak stations within 30 miles of Capitol Heights

Washington
50 Massachusetts Ave. N.e.
Washington DC 20002
Station Information
  • Located 5.5 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Handles checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • Full food service and snack bar
  • Automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
New Carrollton
4300 Garden City Dr.
New Carrollton MD 20785
Station Information
  • Located 5.7 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • Snack bar available
  • Automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Alexandria
110 Callahan Dr.
Alexandria VA 22301
Station Information
  • Located 9.6 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Handles checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • Public restrooms available
  • Vending machine available
  • Automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Rockville
Hungerford Dr. & Park St.
Rockville MD 20850
Station Information
  • Located 19.2 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • No public restrooms available
  • No food service facilities
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Lorton (auto-train)
8006 Lorton Rd.
Lorton VA 22079
Station Information
  • Located 20.5 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • Vending machine available
  • No automated teller machines available
  • No public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Woodbridge
1040 Express Way
Woodbridge VA 22194
Station Information
  • Located 23.7 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair-accessible path available
  • No public restrooms available
  • Vending machine available
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Bwi Airport Rail Station
Amtrak Way
Baltimore MD 21240
Station Information
  • Located 24.3 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • This Amtrak station is open
  • Has a ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • Snack bar available
  • Automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station
Dulles International Ap't
Dulles International Airport
Herndon VA 22170
Station Information
  • Located 29.3 miles from Capitol Heights city center
  • Served by a thruway bus, not by a train
  • Has no ticket office
  • Does not handle checked baggage
  • Luggage assistance not available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Public restrooms available
  • Full food service available
  • No automated teller machines available
  • Public transit connection available
  • Public telephones in the station

Airports within 30 miles of Capitol Heights

Airport NameAirport AddressDistance (miles)City/State
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport1 Aviation Circle7.6Washington, DC
Dulles International Airport45020 Aviation Dr7.6Washington, DC
Source: The Capitol Heights, MD transportation data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).