There are 6 ways to get from Greenville to Washington by plane, bus, train 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  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Reagan Washington (DCA) GSP - DCA

$158 - $346

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenville, SC to Durham, NC
  2. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Washington

$100 - $119

4 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Washington Dulles (IAD) GSP - IAD

$164 - $500

Bus La Cubana  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenville, SC to Arlington, VA Atlanta route

$177 - $183

Bus, train  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenville, SC to Charlotte, NC Atlanta route
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station Crescent / ...

$244 - $359

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Greenville to Washington 498 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Greenville and Washington is 409 miles. The road distance is 498 miles.

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The best way to get from Greenville to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Greenville to Washington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Greenville to Washington is to fly which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greenville to Washington is 498 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to drive from Greenville to Washington.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 848+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Greenville to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Greenville to Washington.
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  • Distance: 409.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Greenville, SC, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Greenville to Washington every 3 hours. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Greenville to Washington 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
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 Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Greenville, SC to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Greenville, SC to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Greenville, SC to Durham, NC
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
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search.gotobus.com

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