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There are 11 ways to get from Miami to Washington by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Miami to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MIA - DCA

$79 - $556

Cheapest option

Fly Miami to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) MIA - IAD

$75 - $560

9 alternative options

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) FLL - DCA

$116 - $453

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) FLL - IAD

$147 - $437

Fly Miami to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Baltimore (BWI) MIA - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$127 - $597

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Baltimore (BWI) FLL - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$164 - $544

Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to West Palm Beach Station
  2. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PBI - DCA

$108 - $667

Bus Lacubanabus  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA Direct route

$161 - $164

Train  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station Silver Meteor / ...

$152 - $452

Bus La Cubana  •  26 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington, VA Atlanta route

$126 - $171

Drive  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Washington 1055.4 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Washington is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Washington is to fly which costs $75 - $600 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Washington. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL and arriving at 18Th St & F St via Columbia Pike & S Edgewood St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Washington Union Station via Miami Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 23 min.

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The distance between Miami and Washington is 930 miles. The road distance is 1055.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 12 min and costs $161 - $164.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Miami to Washington, including transfers.

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Miami to Washington bus services, operated by , depart from Miami, FL station.

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Miami to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Washington is to fly which takes 4 h 9 min and costs $75 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $161 - $164 and takes 19 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs $150 - $460 and takes 24 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Washington.
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  • Distance: 930.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Washington hourly. Alternatively, operates a bus from Miami to Washington 5 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 18 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $850
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Miami to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Miami to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Miami to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from Miami to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
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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Contact Details
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
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bus
Bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 28 min.

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Miami to Washington bus services, operated by , arrive at Arlington, VA station.

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Miami to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Washington is 1055 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 8 min to drive from Miami to Washington.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Miami Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 851+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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