There are 9 ways to get from Arlington to Washington by plane, train, bus 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 Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) DFW - DCA

$145 - $743

Cheapest option

Fly Dallas to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) DAL - DCA

$143 - $488

7 alternative options

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Washington Dulles (IAD) DFW - IAD

$151 - $647

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Baltimore (BWI) DFW - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$153 - $684

Fly Dallas to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 16 min

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

$221 - $759

Megabus  •  32 h 30 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Grand Prairie to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the Megabus from Atlanta GA to Washington

$156 - $209

Bus, train  •  32 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Lynchburg, Va 1510
  2. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$210 - $504

Train  •  42 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited

$250 - $714

Drive  •  22 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Washington 1353 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Arlington to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Washington via Grand Prairie, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, and Atlanta GA in around 32 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Knoxville
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Grand Prairie to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Washington
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to Washington?

The distance between Arlington and Washington is 1930 km. The road distance is 2165 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Washington is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Arlington to Washington is to fly which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $140 - $750.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Arlington to Washington, including transfers.