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There are 10 ways to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington  •  3h 21m

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

$81 - $501

Cheapest option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Richmond (RIC) DFW - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond to Washington DC

$47 - $276

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles  •  3h 48m

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

$154 - $268

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore, train  •  4h 13m

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

$76 - $292

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Norfolk (ORF) DFW - ORF
  2. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station

$337 - $417

Fly Dallas to Reagan Washington  •  5h 13m

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

$128 - $1,209

Bus, train  •  35h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Dallas to Meridian Union Station Dallas
  2. Take the train from Meridian Union Station to Washington Union Station Crescent

Bus  •  35h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Dallas - Grand Prairie, Texas to Little Rock
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc

$180 - $262

Train  •  42h 21m

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

$189 - $271

Drive  •  22h 3m

  1. Drive from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington 1353.1 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington is to fly and train which costs $75 - $300 and takes 4h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington is to fly which costs $80 - $500 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Dfw Airport Station and arriving at FARRAGUT NORTH station via West End Station, Dallas Union Station, Chicago Union Station and ROCKVILLE station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 21m.

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The distance between Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) and Washington is 1198 miles. The road distance is 1353.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington without a car is to bus and train which takes 35h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington, including transfers.

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Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Dallas Union Station.

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The best way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington is to fly which takes 3h 21m and costs $80 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $180 - $270 and takes 35h 38m, you could also train, which costs $180 - $280 and takes 42h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 59m.

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Washington is 1h ahead of Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW). It is currently 4:57 PM in Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) and 5:57 PM in Washington.

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  • Distance: 1197.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW), USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington via Dfw Remote South Parking, Dallas - Grand Prairie, Texas, Little Rock, Little Rock, Ar, and Richmond, Va in around 35h 38m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Huntsville
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Dayton
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Washington Dulles via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dallas to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Meridian Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Dallas Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Premium
$320 - $450
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$210 - $310
Train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Richmond to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Dallas to Meridian Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas - Grand Prairie, Texas to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
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 Little Rock, Ar to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55

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Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Rockville Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington is 1353 miles. It takes approximately 22h 3m to drive from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to Washington.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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