There are 7 ways to get from Cleveland 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 to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLE - DCA

$124 - $416

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 4440
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC

$42 - $88

5 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CLE - IAD

$150 - $360

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  3 h 45 min

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

$188 - $438

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc 1632

$40 - $110

Train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited

$65 - $190

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Washington 371.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Washington is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Washington is to fly which costs $120 - $420 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Cleveland and Washington is 306 miles. The road distance is 371.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Cleveland to Washington, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Washington, Dc. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Cleveland to Washington every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Cleveland to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
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 Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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