There are 8 ways to get from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by plane, train, bus, subway 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 Philadelphia to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$187 - $807

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington

$23 - $36

6 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$116 - $413

Fly Philadelphia to Reagan Washington, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$177 - $448

Train, subway  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station Silver

$104 - $260

Train, subway, bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door 5A

$87 - $202

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$31 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 163.4 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to fly which takes 2 h 23 min and costs $180 - $850.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 225 km. The road distance is 261 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

United Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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