There are 8 ways to get from Bensalem to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$96 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington

$24 - $36

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$24 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bensalem to Washington 155.9 miles

$15 - $23

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cornwells Heights to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$175 - $449

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cornwells Heights to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$201 - $823

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Cornwells Heights to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$278 - $720

Train, train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cornwells Heights to Trenton
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$123 - $558

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bensalem to Washington is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bensalem to Washington is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs $95 - $260.

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The distance between Bensalem and Washington is 224 km. The road distance is 249 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Bensalem to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bensalem to Washington. However, there are services departing from Street Rd & Knights Rd - MBNS and arriving at Washington, Dc via Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO and Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensalem to Washington. However, there are services departing from Cornwells Heights and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Bensalem, PA, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Bensalem to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Bensalem to Washington once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Cornwells Heights to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Train from Cornwells Heights to Trenton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cornwells Heights Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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