There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Asheville by plane, bus, car or train

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 26 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

Megabus, bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Durham via Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc 4845

$53 - $101

7 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Knoxville (TYS) DCA - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Asheville

$165 - $622

Fly Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  6 h 14 min

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

$181 - $530

Train to Baltimore, fly to Asheville, bus  •  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
  3. Take the bus from WNC Ag Center Park-n-Ride to ART Station

$143 - $612

Fly Washington Dulles to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Knoxville (TYS) IAD - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Asheville

$231 - $629

Train, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$80 - $199

Bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Winston Salem, Nc 1051
  2. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc 4845

$60 - $146

Drive  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Asheville 462.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Asheville is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Asheville is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $160 - $650.

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Washington to Asheville, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Asheville, Nc via Durham, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Asheville via Durham and Durham, Nc in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday and Friday
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
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Asheville Transit System
Phone
+1 828 251-1122
Email
info@ashevillenc.gov
Website
ashevillenc.gov
Bus from WNC Ag Center Park-n-Ride to ART Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ashevillenc.gov
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Durham, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Washington, Dc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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