There are 5 ways to get from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by bus, train, car or plane

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore 8109
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$66 - $159

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Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore 8109

$14 - $190

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Md to Annapolis 954
  3. Take the bus from Harry S Truman P & R to Independence Ave & 6Th St Sw 230

$27 - $51

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 165.9 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, fly  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Wor Wic Community College
  2. Fly from Salisbury (SBY) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SBY - IAD

$141 - $625

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The cheapest way to get from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). However, there are services departing from Ocean City Transfer Point and arriving at Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door via Salisbury, Md, Harry S Truman P & R and D St Sw & 7Th St Sw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Ocean City and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 135 miles. The road distance is 165.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $65 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) bus services, operated by Shore Transit, depart from Ocean City Transfer Point station.

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There is no direct flight from Salisbury Airport to Washington Dulles Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at Independence Ave & 6Th St Sw station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).

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  • Distance: 135.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Ocean City, MD, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Ocean City to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) every 4 hours, and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salisbury to Washington Dulles via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Salisbury to Washington Dulles via Philadelphia, Norfolk
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Salisbury to Washington Dulles via Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salisbury to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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
Bus 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
Bus from Ocean City, MD to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Shore Transit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
Bus from Ocean City Transfer Point to Wor Wic Community College
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
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 Salisbury, Md to Annapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Harry S Truman P & R to Independence Ave & 6Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Salisbury Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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