Luggage Storage Union Station

Store your bags in a certified hotel or shop from $1.29/hour

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Luggage Storage Union Station

 

Are you walking around and need to store your luggage near Union Station? Don’t worry, we got you! 

Drop off your items at one of LuggageHero’s luggage storage locations just around the corner.

At LuggageHero, we offer secured and cheap luggage storage. All our shops are certified by LuggageHero. And remember; LuggageHero is the only luggage storage service that offers an hourly and daily rate for maximum flexibility. 

Pricing

LuggageHero is the ONLY luggage storage service that offers you a choice of hourly or daily rates in Union Station.

A flat rate of $1.29 per hour and $8.95 per day allows you to pick an option that will best suit your needs. If you’re only planning on staying for a few hours in a city, why pay for an entire day as you would with other luggage storage services? 

Are you looking for luggage storage at Union Station? You can store your bags with one of our bag storage locations around the station and explore Washington DC hassle-free.

LuggageHero storage sites are certified hotels, cafes, and shops. Advance bookings ensure space for your bags. The address and directions to our partner shops are available at the time of booking. All bags are insured each piece of luggage for once you have dropped off your bags and started our storage timer on your booking page.

You can see all of our locations on the map below:

Download our free Union Station luggage storage app here:

You can download our LuggageHero luggage storage app where you can see all our locations around Union Station. Your days of wasting time searching for luggage lockers are over!

Use LuggageHero anywhere with the official app for iPhone and Android.

Is there a difference between left luggage and luggage storage?

Left luggage is luggage that people have left in a designated luggage storage facility. The term ‘left luggage’ is mostly being used in the UK. And luggage storage is a storage facility where people leave their luggage. Luggage storage is the most common term used internationally when referring to storing luggage.

In other words, left luggage and luggage storage are synonyms, hence there is no difference between the two phrases. They are both defined by people’s need of storing luggage, which can be collected at a later time. So whether you are looking for left luggage or luggage storage, LugaggeHero is here to take care of your belongings.

Union Statio

Union Station is Washington’s main station, with more than 25 million visitors per year.

Union Station DC is a mixed-use center with 3 levels of shops and restaurants and parking with 4 levels, we find all type of transport. Located just minutes from the American Capitol, this historic space has become a must-see. The terminal is served by the commuter railways Amtrak, METRO, MARC, and VRE, and is the main bus terminal of Washington DC as well as a drop-off and pick-up center for a large number of tourists bus companies.

Things to do near Union Station, Washington DC

Union Station is one of the busiest stations in the world, and its location in downtown DC makes it an ideal starting point for visiting the city’s many historical sites, attractions, and other activities.

  • Its shopping center

The Union Station Shopping Center has about a hundred stores of clothing, jewelry, gifts, toys, souvenirs, and more. The dining area offers all kinds of snacks and international dishes. There is also a cinema on the lower level and regularly, various events and cultural exhibitions are organized.

  • Smithsonian National Postal Museum

The Smithsonian National Postal Museum allows visitors to learn the amazing history of the American postal service. We see it evolving as we go along to see it become the service we know today. This museum is located on the lower level of the former post office building right next to Union Station.

  • Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

This museum is one of the most impressive in the city, as you visit it you will see the largest collection of historic planes and spaceships in the world. The collection is huge with over 60,000 pieces of equipment including gliders, airliners, spacesuits, rockets, and much more. The collection is very impressive since much of the equipment is unique and has marked the history of aviation.

By accepting you move away from the Station you will discover the landmark monuments of the city of Washington:

  • The National Mall

In the heart of the city, this park is a must-see in D.C. Located between 2 other must-see spots of the city, the Washington Monument and the Capitol, the National Mall is a living history and heritage center, as it is lined with numerous museums, monuments, and memorials.

  • The White House

You can visit the White House and some unusual places like the park during a tour supervised by rangers. You can’t visit everything of course, but the rooms open to the public are a nice representation of this must-see D.C.

  • The Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial is located next to the National Mall. It is a white marble building that contains a statue of Abraham Lincoln as impressive as the building.

  • National Museum of Natural History

The museum contains more than 125 million specimens of all kinds, rocks, meteors, plants, and animals. It also contains the famous and very popular Hope de la Couronne de France diamond

  • The Washington Monument

The Washington monument offers a 360-degree view from its summit and today this monument has become a symbol of the United States.

Union Station Luggage Storage

It does not have baggage storage facilities at Union Station, Washington, DC. Amtrak may keep your baggage but it is not self-service, so the baggage is left at the checked baggage counter.

This can be a very annoying option that requires organization if you have a lot of luggage (visiting the city with bags and suitcases is not pleasant). That’s why you can use an alternative like LuggageHero where you can store your bag for only $1 per hour! The ceiling is only $8 per day per bag, so you will never pay more than that. It is a much less annoying and very fast solution thanks to the application or internet that finds deposit points close to you.

Airport near Union Station

In Washington, there are three airports, Washington-Dulles International Airport, Baltimore-Washington International Airport, and Ronald Reagan National Airport. The last one is the closest airport to Union Station.
You can get there easily with several transport options:

  • The airport metro stop is served by the blue and yellow metro lines.
  • By taxi, it takes between $12 and $18 to get to the city center.
  • On weekends, the 13F and 13G bus lines can drop you off in the Arlington area and downtown.
  • SuperShuttle and Go Airport Shuttle drop off passengers with shuttles where they want. Prices vary depending on the distance.
  • You can also drive there if you have rented one.

Store your bags with LuggageHero

Unlike similar options, all our shops in Washington have been reviewed by a LuggageHero employee. We further insured for up to 3000$. You will not find any other luggage storage providers in Washington that offer the same perks. If you are having issues or problems in Washington, our online customer chat support is available for you 24/7.

Check out why KnockKnock recommends storing your baggage with LuggageHero here!

Here is how you book luggage storage at LuggageHero

Ready to book your luggage storage in Washington? Wherever you are in the city, choose from our locations and find a bag storage location on our luggage storage booking engine.

storing luggage in ChicagoLuggage storage chart

Based on the chart below, LuggageHero is the best luggage storage option in Washington DC. LuggageHero the only one that offers both hourly and daily prices with the possibility of insurance. Luggage storage in Washington DC has never been so easy!

The chart is created based on the most popular luggage storage options.

  • Name
  • Prices from
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  • Flexible arrival
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  • Prices from
  • Insurance
  • Flexible arrival
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  • LuggageHero
  • $1.29/hour or $8.95/day
  • Up to $3000
  • Yes
  • +116.000
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  • Prices from
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  • Flexible arrival
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  • NannyBag
  • $6 day & no hourly option
  • Up to $1100
  • No
  • 27,802
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  • Flexible arrival
  • Reviews
  • Vertoe
  • $5.95 day & no hourly option
  • Up to $5000
  • No
  • 4,708
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  • Flexible arrival
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  • Radical Storage
  • $5 day & no hourly option
  • No
  • No
  • 900

Half price compared to station lockers and airport lockers

Luggage lockers, also called city lockers, are generally at least double as expensive on a daily basis compared to LuggageHero’s luggage storage service. Until recently, travelers could only stow their bags in these luggage lockers, offering very little flexibility regarding pricing, where to go, and luggage deposit.

Also, LuggageHero offers stores in countless places in order for you to always have the option of dropping off your luggage in a safe environment. Unlike luggage lockers in stations and airports, LuggageHero offers both hourly and daily rates. LuggageHero strives to offer flexible and cheap luggage storage nearby you at all times. 

We store all kinds of luggage – any size and any shape in verified stores

LuggageHero’s users can store luggage of any size and/or shape in any of our storage locations. It doesn’t matter if it is ski equipment, photo equipment, or backpacks. In other words, you can get baggage storage, suitcase storage, luggage deposit, or whatever our satisfied customers call it in a safe way as we accommodate it all. LuggageHero’s customers can choose to be charged by the hour or choose our daily rate, regardless of what they store.

We can stow your bags luggage for several days

LuggageHero also provides multi-day storage, because we know flexibility is essential when you travel.

LuggageHero offers a lower daily rate when you store your luggage for longer. From the second day onwards, our customers pay only $5.95 per bag per day.

Download LuggageHero’s free luggage storage app

For greater convenience, you can download LuggageHero’s app to see all our locations near you.

Use LuggageHero anywhere with the official app for iPhone and Android.

Opening hours

We have a variety of stores with different opening hours, so choose what fits you best! Go and pick the store here to see the opening hours.

Which payment methods are accepted?

All major credit cards are accepted. Be aware that the shops do not receive cash when using LuggageHero, and remember that the insurance on your luggage is valid only if the payment has been made directly to LuggageHero.

Cancellation of booking

For same-day cancellations and no-shows, there will be a fee equal to the daily rate of $8.95 per bag.

Check out why KnockKnock recommends storing your baggage with LuggageHero. Also been featured in The New York Times, Lonely Planet, and CNBC.

Frequently Asked Questions about Union Station

What can I do at Washington Union Station ?

When you arrive at Union Station, a multitude of activities are available to you. You have access to a shopping centre, a restaurant, a cinema or different activities and events depending on the time you go there.

Is there baggage storage at Union Station ?

There are no public lockers in the station but Amtrak can keep your luggage. Only, they are not self-service.Baggage is left at the checked baggage counter.

Are there restrooms at Union Station ?

Yes, There are public toilets in the station, you can also go to the shopping center to access toilets.

Is the Wifi available at Union Station ?

Yes, Wifi is available at Union Station

What can I do near Union Station ?

By being at Washington Main Station, you can get anywhere in the city easily. If you want to stay close to the train station you can visit American Legion Freedom Bell, the National Postal Museum, the Columbus National Fountain, the National Guard Memorial Museum and many more.

How can I find the nearest location for storing luggage?

To find the nearest location to you, you can visit the LuggageHero website and click book now. Apart from that, you can download LuggageHero's app for even more convenience when booking your luggage storage on the go.

What is the price to store luggage at Union Station?

Most luggage services charge their customers for an entire day. However, LuggageHero provides its customers another pricing system - we charge by the hour, $1 per bag.

Where is the luggage stored?

Luggage storage sites are located inside existing businesses, including retail outlets, hotels, cafes, and more. All are vetted by LuggageHero’s local employee, who performs regular quality checks. Every piece of luggage is stored away from any public access every time.

Insurance and safe luggage storage

In the collaboration with First Marine Insurance Ltd., we are proud to be covering each piece of luggage free of charge every time you use our luggage service. The premium insurance is optional, you can easily add it when making your booking and it will cover your bags for up to $3,000/€2500 while being stored. On the other hand, if you decide not to add insurance, there is always a guarantee of $500. Make sure you do not pay cash in a drop-off/pick-up shop, because insurance will not cover any bookings that are not paid directly through LuggageHero