There are 10 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Washington by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) FLL - DCA

$69 - $406

9 alternative options

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) FLL - IAD

$100 - $390

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 3 min

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

$117 - $492

Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Station to West Palm Beach Station
  2. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PBI - DCA

$116 - $673

Fly Miami to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MIA - DCA

$85 - $571

Fly Miami to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MIA - IAD

$81 - $575

Bus Lacubanabus  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Arlington, VA Direct route

$165 - $169

Train  •  22 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$150 - $440

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Richmond, Va 1014 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...

$116 - $294

Drive  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Washington 1030 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to Washington hourly. Alternatively, operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Washington 5 times a week. Tickets cost $158 and the journey takes 17 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $850
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Station to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$158
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Washington is 1450 km. The road distance is 1648 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Washington is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Washington is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $65 - $410.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 17 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Washington. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale and arriving at Washington, Dc via Miami, Fl and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Washington, including transfers.