There are 5 ways to get from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) by train, bus, 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

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Crescent / ...

$39 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Charlottesville, Va 1508 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield 3924 / ...

$32 - $74

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) 184.5 miles

$18 - $27

Bus to Charlottesville, fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CHO - IAD

$273 - $535

Bus to Roanoke, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ROA - IAD

$183 - $641

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The cheapest way to get from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Lynchburg and Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is 152 miles. The road distance is 184.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA).
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  • Distance: 152.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Lynchburg, VA, USA and Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lynchburg to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) via Charlottesville, Va, Springfield, and Franconia Springfield Metro in around 5 h 2 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Roanoke to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
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 Lynchburg Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lynchburg, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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