There are 7 ways to get from Huntsville 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 Huntsville to Reagan Washington  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HSV - DCA

$177 - $695

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc

$93 - $238

5 alternative options

Fly Huntsville to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Washington Dulles (IAD) HSV - IAD

$183 - $649

Bus to Birmingham, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BHM - DCA

$175 - $421

Bus La Cubana  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, AL to Atlanta/Doraville, GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA Atlanta route

$234 - $264

Bus, train  •  22 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al 1161 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Crescent

$139 - $372

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Huntsville to Washington 701.7 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Huntsville to Washington is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Huntsville to Washington is to fly which costs $170 - $700 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Huntsville and Washington is 605 miles. The road distance is 701.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Huntsville to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Huntsville to Washington. However, there are services departing from Huntsville, Al and arriving at Washington, Dc via Nashville, Tn and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Huntsville, AL, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Huntsville to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Huntsville to Washington via University at McDonald's, Huntsville, AL, Atlanta/Doraville, GA, Atlanta, GA, Arlington, VA, S Four Mile Run Dr & #4077, Ballston Station & Bus Bay F, and Ballston Metro in around 16 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Huntsville to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Huntsville to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Birmingham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
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 Birmingham Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$440 - $650
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Huntsville, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
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
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from Huntsville, AL to Atlanta/Doraville, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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