There are 7 ways to get from Charlotte to Fairfax by plane, subway, 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 to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLT - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$146 - $399

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte to Washington

$43 - $60

5 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CLT - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  3. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$140 - $562

Fly to Baltimore, subway  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Baltimore (BWI) CLT - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$108 - $454

Train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Crescent / ...

$64 - $165

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va 1082 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield 4407 / ...

$52 - $122

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Fairfax 391.9 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Fairfax is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Fairfax is to fly and subway which costs $140 - $400 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Fairfax is 319 miles. The road distance is 391.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Charlotte to Fairfax, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Fairfax, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Charlotte to Fairfax twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 7 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Fairfax via Richmond, Va, Springfield, Franconia Springfield Metro, KING STREET station, and King St Station & Bus Bay D in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Columbia
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Wilmington
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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