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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak Station 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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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc 4697 / ...

$52 - $99

5 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door 5A

$111 - $254

Train, bus Megabus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Keystone Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC

$53 - $92

Drive  •  2h 42m

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

$13 - $20

Train to Harrisburg, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 45m

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

$204 - $454

Fly Lancaster to Baltimore, subway, bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Baltimore (BWI) LNS - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$59 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 42m.

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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 4h 37m and costs $120 - $320.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Harrisburg Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 53m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2h 42m 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 181+ hotels available in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Lancaster Airport is to taxi which takes 11m and costs $18 - $22.

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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: 4h 37m

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 4h 37m.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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 Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
41m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Metro Washington DC
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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