There are 7 ways to get from Mexico City to Washington by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Washington Dulles  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MEX - IAD

$181 - $305

6 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MEX - DCA

$192 - $366

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Baltimore (BWI) MEX - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$194 - $602

Bus via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from México Central Norte to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
  5. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc

$228 - $560

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from México Central Norte to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx 836 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Charlottesville, Va
  4. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield

$222 - $541

Bus, train  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from México Central Norte to San Antonio
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Washington Union Station

$295 - $800

Drive  •  41 h

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Washington 2478.7 miles

$330 - $480

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Washington. However, there are services departing from Madero and arriving at Washington, Dc via México Central Norte, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, Atlanta, Ga and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

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The distance between Mexico City and Washington is 3031 km. The road distance is 3966 km.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 8 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Mexico City to Washington, including transfers.

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Mexico City to Washington bus services, operated by Grupo Senda, depart from México Central Norte station.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Washington is to fly which takes 7 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 8 h.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 21 min.

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Mexico City to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Washington is 1 h ahead of Mexico City. It is currently 7:26 AM in Mexico City and 8:26 AM in Washington.

Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Washington is 3966 km. It takes approximately 41 h to drive from Mexico City to Washington.

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  • Distance: 1894.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines, Aeroméxico and six other airlines fly from Mexico City to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mexico City to Washington via Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Norte, México Central Norte, San Antonio, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, Atlanta, Ga, and Richmond, Va in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Houston Hobby Apt, Charleston
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Train operators
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.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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 San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from México Central Norte to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$102 - $107
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 San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $300
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

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Aeroméxico, Air Canada, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and three other airlines offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Washington Dulles 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 Mexico City to Mexico City Airport is to line 4 night bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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