There are 6 ways to get from Fort Lee to Washington by bus, train, subway, car or plane

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

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Petersburg, Va to Richmond, Va 1006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...

$39 - $77

5 alternative options

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Palmetto / ...

$50 - $100

Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$48 - $101

Bus, subway  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Petersburg, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  3. Take the subway from Franconia Springfield Metro to METRO CENTER station

$41 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lee to Washington 134.1 miles

$13 - $19

Fly  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RIC - IAD

$222 - $452

What companies run services between Fort Lee, VA, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Lee to Washington via Petersburg, Va and Richmond, Va in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Fort Lee to Washington every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Petersburg Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from Franconia Springfield Metro to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Petersburg, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Lee and Washington is 185 km. The road distance is 215 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lee to Washington is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort Lee to Washington is to fly which takes 2 h 13 min and costs $220 - $460.

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Fort Lee to Washington, including transfers.