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There are 8 ways to get from Alexandria to El Dorado by plane, taxi, car, bus 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.

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Fly Reagan Washington to Monroe, taxi  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Monroe (MLU) DCA - MLU
  2. Take a taxi from Monroe to El Dorado

$224 - $1,028

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Bus, taxi via Atlanta  •  29h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Ruston, La
  3. Take a taxi from Ruston, La to El Dorado

$148 - $203

6 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Little Rock, drive  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Little Rock (LIT) DCA - LIT
  2. Drive from Little Rock to El Dorado

$183 - $569

Fly Washington Dulles to Monroe, taxi  •  9h 21m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Monroe (MLU) IAD - MLU
  2. Take a taxi from Monroe to El Dorado

$234 - $1,039

Fly Reagan Washington to El Dorado  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to El Dorado (ELD) DCA - ELD

$194 - $778

Bus, taxi  •  33h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Ruston, La
  3. Take a taxi from Ruston, La to El Dorado

$155 - $220

Train, bus, taxi  •  36h

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Ruston, La
  4. Take a taxi from Ruston, La to El Dorado

$194 - $268

Drive  •  19h 19m

  1. Drive from Alexandria to El Dorado 1137 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to El Dorado is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandria to El Dorado is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $600 and takes 6h 24m.

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The distance between Alexandria and El Dorado is 959 miles. The road distance is 1137 miles.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to El Dorado without a car is to bus and taxi via Atlanta which takes 29h 55m and costs $140 - $210.

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from Alexandria to El Dorado, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Monroe Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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El Dorado is 1h behind Alexandria. It is currently 10:34 AM in Alexandria and 9:34 AM in El Dorado.

Yes, the driving distance between Alexandria to El Dorado is 1137 miles. It takes approximately 19h 19m to drive from Alexandria to El Dorado.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Monroe Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in El Dorado. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Alexandria to El Dorado.
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  • Distance: 958.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between Alexandria, VA, USA and El Dorado, AR, USA?

American Airlines, Southern Airways Express and three other airlines fly from Alexandria to El Dorado hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Memphis
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Charlotte, Memphis
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Pittsburgh, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Nashville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Atlanta, Memphis
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Chicago O'Hare, Memphis
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Detroit, Memphis
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Atlanta, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Birmingham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Dorado via Raleigh/Durham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via New Orleans, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Monroe via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via New Orleans, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Knoxville, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via San Antonio, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Austin, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Orlando, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via St. Louis, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Monroe via Tampa, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
25h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Seat
$240 - $350
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Ruston, La
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140
Bus from Washington, Dc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from Jackson, Ms to Ruston, La
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Monroe to El Dorado
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Estimated price
$22 - $26
1 Stop Taxi
Phone
+1-318-237-4164

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Reagan Washington Airport is to bus which takes 14m and costs $2.

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