There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Asheville by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) DCA - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$175 - $373

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Durham
  2. Take the bus from Durham to Asheville 1041

$53 - $101

9 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Asheville  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Asheville (AVL) BWI - AVL

$143 - $612

Fly Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) IAD - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$181 - $530

Fly Reagan Washington to Knoxville, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Knoxville (TYS) DCA - TYS
  2. Take the bus from Knoxville to Asheville

$225 - $713

Fly Washington Dulles to Knoxville, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Knoxville (TYS) IAD - TYS
  2. Take the bus from Knoxville to Asheville

$291 - $720

Fly Reagan Washington to Charlotte, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charlotte (CLT) DCA - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory, NC to Asheville

$210 - $545

Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd Southbound
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, VA to Asheville 1041

$55 - $125

Train, bus via Manassas Amtrak  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from L Enfant to Manassas
  2. Take the train from Manassas Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, NC to Asheville, NC

$75 - $185

Train, bus  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, NC to Asheville, NC 4840

$85 - $220

Drive  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Asheville 462.7 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Asheville via Richmond, VA in around 12 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg
Avg. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville
Avg. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte
Avg. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Charleston
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Wilmington
Avg. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Columbia
Avg. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Detroit
Avg. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg
Avg. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville
Avg. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Avg. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Manassas Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Avg. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Avg. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Knoxville to Asheville
Avg. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Hickory, NC to Asheville
Avg. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Richmond, VA to Asheville
Avg. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Durham to Asheville
Avg. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Greensboro, NC to Asheville, NC
Avg. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd
Avg. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
holabus.com
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Richmond, VA
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Asheville?

The distance between Washington and Asheville is 610 km. The road distance is 740 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Asheville?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Asheville is to drive which costs $55 and takes 7 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Asheville?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Asheville is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 31 min and costs $270.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Asheville?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW and arriving at Asheville via Richmond, VA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Asheville?

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Washington to Asheville, including transfers.