Home to 13 modes of transportation, NoMa is the most connected neighborhood in DC. Every form of surface transit comes through this neighborhood. Anchored by Union Station on the south end and the busy intersection of New York and Florida Avenues on the north, NoMa offers highly convenient, multi-modal access to the entire metropolitan area and beyond.
Explore the many ways to get to NoMa with the goDCgo Interactive Map.
View a Metrorail map. The Red Line Metrorail has two stations in NoMa:
- Union Station: 701 First Street, NE
- NoMa – Gallaudet U: 200 Florida Avenue, NE
Multiple Metrobus lines run through NoMa, providing many convenient stops. The closest bus lines include:
- 90/92/93 U Street – Garfield Line
- 96/97 East Capitol Street – Cardozo Line
- 80 North Capitol Street Line
- P6 Anacostia – Eckington Line
- D3 Ivy City – Dupont Circle Line
- D4 Ivy City – Franklin Square Line
- D6 to Stadium – Armory
- D8 Hospital Center – Union Station Line
- X1 Benning Road – Potomac Park Line
- X2 Benning Road – H Street Line
The DC Circulator bus runs every 10 minutes and only costs $1 each way. Two bus routes leave from Union Station.
- Georgetown – Union Station Route
- Union Station – Navy Yard Route
The District’s bikesharing program makes bicycles available to everyone. Simply take a bike from one of the 150+ stations in DC and Arlington, and return it to a docking station close to your destination. NoMa is served by seven Capital Bikeshare stations. View a complete station map.
- North Capitol and F Streets, NW
- Columbus Circle/Union Station (east side of Union Station)
- Third and H Streets, NE
- Sixth and H Streets, NE
- First and M Streets, NE
- Eckington Place and Q Street, NE
- Florida Avenue and R Street, NW
More on biking in NoMa.
Using a commuter bus to get to work is an easy and comfortable way to actually enjoy your commute. Both the Loudoun County Transit and MTA Commuter buses provide service nearby. The MTA Annapolis 950 picks up and drops off in NoMa.
Both regional and national rail service are available out of Union Station.
- Amtrak: Operates numerous routes across the nation.
- MARC Train: Operated by the Maryland Transit Administration, the MARC train provides service to Washington, DC (Union Station) from Harford County, MD; Baltimore City, MD ; Brunswick, MD; Frederick, MD, and Martinsburg, WV.
- Virginia Railway Express (VRE): Provides service Mondays-Friday on its Fredericksburg and Manassas lines with final destination at Union Station.
From the north: Take I-95 South to the Baltimore Washington Parkway to the New York Ave. exit. Proceed to Florida Ave., NE, and turn right. Take the first left onto First Street, NE.
From the south: Take I-95 North to I-395 North. Take exit 6 for I-395 North toward D St., NW/U.S. Senate/C St., SW/U.S. Capitol the House. Keep right at the fork. Turn right onto New York Ave., NW. Turn right onto First Street, NE.
From the east: Take Route 50 West toward Washington/I-97/Baltimore. Turn right onto Florida Ave., NE. Take the first left onto First Street, NE.
From the west: Take I-66 East to Independence Ave. Continue straight onto Rock Creek and Potomac Pkwy, NW, and then onto Ohio Dr., SW. Make a slight right onto Maine Ave., SW, and take the I-395 N/Southwest Freeway ramp on the left to South Capitol St. Merge onto I-395 North; take exit 6 for I-395 North toward D St., NW/U.S. Senate/C St., SW/U.S. Capitol the House. Keep right at the fork and then turn right onto New York Ave., NW. Turn right onto First Street, NE.