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There are 10 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall by plane, train, bus 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 Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Chicago Midway (MDW)
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Cheapest option

Train to Baltimore, fly to Chicago O'Hare, train

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

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Fly Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Fly Washington Dulles to Chicago Midway, train

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Chicago Midway (MDW)
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Fly Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare, train

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Train to Baltimore, fly to Chicago Midway, train

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Chicago Midway (MDW)
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Train via ROCKVILLE station

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Train

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora

Drive

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall by subway, train and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is around 21h 9m and covers a distance of around 820 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 33m. The fastest journey normally takes 20h 57m. Operated by Metro Washington DC, Amtrak, Metra and others, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Chicago Premium Outlet Mall. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
19h 36m
Layover time:
1h 33m
Total time:
21h 9m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
20h 57m
Journey distance:
820 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$90
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:29
Last service departs at:
15:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall subway, train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is to fly and train which costs $110 - $1,000 and takes 5h 23m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is 629 miles. The road distance is 736.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall without a car is to train via ROCKVILLE station which takes 21h 41m and costs $90 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is 1h behind Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 3:22 PM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 2:22 PM in Chicago Premium Outlet Mall.

Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is 737 miles. It takes approximately 12h 23m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Chicago Premium Outlet Mall. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall.
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  • Distance: 628.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 23m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Chicago Premium Outlet Mall, IL, USA?

You can take a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Chicago Premium Outlet Mall via FARRAGUT WEST station, FARRAGUT NORTH station, ROCKVILLE station, Rockville Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, Aurora, and Aurora Transportation Center Bay 4 in around 21h 41m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Clarksburg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Staunton
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Dayton
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Johnstown
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $450
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $310
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $430
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $300
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $440
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Aurora
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Metra
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Child
$65 - $95
First Class - Adult
$110 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$110 - $170
First Class - Child
$110 - $160
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
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington to Chicago
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $180

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