MARC runs three lines: the Brunswick, Camden and Penn lines. The Brunswick Line runs between Union Station and Martinsburg, W.Va.; the Camden Line runs between Camden Station in downtown Baltimore and Union Station in Washington; and the Penn Line runs between Union Station and Perryville, Md., in Cecil County. MARC trains run weekdays with varying service from 4:40 a.m. until 11:40 p.m.
For information about stations, schedules, fares and parking, go to http:/
VIRGINIA RAILWAY EXPRESS
VRE operates trains weekdays between Union Station in Washington and the Broad Run/Airport station on the Manassas line and between Union Station and the Fredericksburg station on the Fredericksburg line.
For information, call 703-684-1001 or go to http:/
For late train information, holiday schedules, comments or suggestions, you can reach the VRE automated phone system anytime at 703-684-0400 or 800-RIDE-VRE (743-3873).
There are five ticket options:
-- Monthly (unlimited rides in a calendar month).
-- 10-trip (10 single trips or a week's worth of round trips, but they don't have to be used consecutively).
-- Five-day pass (five consecutive VRE service days).
-- Single-ride (a single, one-way ride).
-- A special Transit Link Card ticket that offers unlimited VRE and Metro use for a calendar month.
There are discounts for seniors and riders who are disabled or age 21 or younger.
Schedule information is at http:/
To request a pocket schedule by mail, go to http:/