There are 5 ways to get from Charlottesville to Falls Church by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h

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

$33 - $70

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Bus, line 401 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield 3924 / ...
  2. Take the line 401 bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E to Dunn Loring Metro 401

$24 - $51

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Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Falls Church 109.2 miles

$10 - $16

Fly from Charlottesville, subway  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CHO - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station

$265 - $505

Drive to Staunton, fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Staunton
  2. Fly from Staunton (SHD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SHD - IAD

$90 - $402

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Falls Church. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at S Washington St & E Broad St via Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E and Dunn Loring Station & Bus Bay F. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Charlottesville and Falls Church is 93 miles. The road distance is 109.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Falls Church without a car is to train which takes 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Charlottesville to Falls Church, including transfers.

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Charlottesville to Falls Church bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlottesville, Va station.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Falls Church is to train which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 401 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlottesville Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 44 min.

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Charlottesville to Falls Church bus services, operated by Fairfax Connector, arrive at Dunn Loring Metro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlottesville to Falls Church is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Charlottesville to Falls Church.

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United Airlines offers flights from Charlottesville Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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Map of how to get from Charlottesville to Falls Church.
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  • Distance: 92.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Falls Church, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Charlottesville to Falls Church 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlottesville to Falls Church via Springfield, Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E, Dunn Loring Metro, and Dunn Loring Station & Bus Bay F in around 4 h 34 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Staunton to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
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
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 Charlottesville, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E to Dunn Loring Metro
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov

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