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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, night bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Acela / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Wilmington to Dover "Greyhound"

$45 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Christiana Mall, DE OurBus
  2. Take the bus from Christiana Mall @ P&R to Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State 301

$30 - $49

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Train, bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington to Dover

Train, bus via Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr to Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State 301

$38 - $103

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE 99.9 miles

$9 - $15

Fly, train, night bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
  3. Take the night bus from Wilmington to Dover

$148 - $394

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 2h 6m.

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It is 85 miles from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE. It is approximately 99.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE without a car is to train and night bus which takes 4h 3m and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE is 100 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE.
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  • Distance: 84.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE, USA?

You can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Amtrak Dover (DVR), DE via FARRAGUT WEST station, H St Nw & 16Th St X, H St & Union Station Garage, Washington, DC, Christiana Mall, DE, Christiana Mall @ P&R, and Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Train 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Wilmington to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$28 - $45
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilmington to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from Market St @ Shipley St/Rosa Pk Dr to Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
DART First State
Bus from Christiana Mall @ P&R to Us Rt13 @ N College Rd/Del State
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
DART First State
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Christiana Mall, DE
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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