There are 7 ways to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by train, bus, subway, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$126 - $316

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Bus, subway  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster to York Nyc
  2. Take the bus from York, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Take the bus from Wiehle-Reston East Station to Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4

$36 - $64

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster to York Nyc
  2. Take the bus from York, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from E St Ne & Columbus Circle to K St Nw & Connecticut Ave Nw D6
  4. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door 5A

$38 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 137.4 miles

$13 - $20

Train to Harrisburg, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
  2. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MDT - IAD

$204 - $454

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$213 - $859

Fly Lancaster to Baltimore, train, subway  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Baltimore (BWI) LNS - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station

$110 - $241

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lancaster and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 97 miles. The road distance is 137.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Harrisburg Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to drive from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).

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United Airlines offers flights from Harrisburg Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 185+ hotels available in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Lancaster Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).
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  • Distance: 97.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Lancaster, PA, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

You can take a train from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Washington Union Station, UNION STATION station, FARRAGUT NORTH station, FARRAGUT WEST station, WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, and Wiehle-Reston East Station in around 4 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) via York, York, Pa, Washington, Dc, E St Ne & Columbus Circle, K St Nw & Connecticut Ave Nw, FARRAGUT WEST station, ROSSLYN station, and N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C in around 5 h 43 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
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 Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
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 York, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Silver Line Express
Phone
+1(703)-572-7661
Website
flydulles.com
Bus from Wiehle-Reston East Station to Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flydulles.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from E St Ne & Columbus Circle to K St Nw & Connecticut Ave Nw
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com

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