There are 8 ways to get from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by plane, bus, train, 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 Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 34 min

  1. RDU - IAD

$87 - $273

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. via Fayetteville

$37 - $57

6 alternative options

Bus to Fayetteville Municipal, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 41 min

  1. FAY - IAD

$219 - $598

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. RDU - DCA

$97 - $244

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore, train, subway, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. RDU - BWI

$163 - $436

Train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Carolinian / ...

$61 - $146

Bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. 1014
  2. 3014 / ...

$49 - $109

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. 271.7 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Raleigh and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 369 km. The road distance is 435 km.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to fly which takes 2 h 34 min and costs $85 - $280.

No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door via Raleigh, Nc, Richmond, Va, Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne, I St Nw & 19Th St Nw and N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

United Airlines flies from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Raleigh to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Maryland Transit Administration
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
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

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