There are 9 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  7 h 34 min

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

$181 - $305

8 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington  •  8 h 54 min

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

$192 - $366

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  9 h 46 min

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

$194 - $602

Bus, train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Mexico Sur to Nuevo Laredo
  2. Take the bus from Laredo, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$290 - $710

Bus via Atlanta, Ga  •  2 days 9 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 12 h

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

$222 - $531

Bus, train via New Orleans  •  2 days 12 h

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

$250 - $625

Bus, train via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak  •  2 days 18 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 Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$300 - $802

Drive  •  41 h

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Washington 2478.7 miles

$330 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Washington is to fly which costs $3400 - $6000 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Washington is to fly which costs $3400 - $6000 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Mexico City to Washington, including transfers.

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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 9 h.

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

United Airlines, Aeroméxico and four 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 9 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
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 Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Miami
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Mexico City to Baltimore via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Mexico City to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from Mexico City to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
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
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
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
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Sur to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$90 - $130
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Laredo, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 30 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 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
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
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
$101 - $107

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