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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick by subway, bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station Red
  2. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station 515 / ...

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus Maryland Transit  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from 7Th St & Pennsylvania Ave to Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 220 70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 218 to Shady Grove Metro Station & Bus Bay C Q1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station 515 / ...

$6 - $18

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station Red
  2. Take the train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb Marc

$11 - $16

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Frederick, Md 4407 / ...

$19 - $40

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick 50.1 miles

$4 - $8

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Frederick 50.1 miles

$160 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick is to drive which costs $4 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick is to drive which costs $4 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Frederick is 44 miles. The road distance is 50.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick without a car is to subway and bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $6 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick is 50 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Frederick. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick.
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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Frederick, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Frederick via ARCHIVES station, 7Th St & Pennsylvania Ave, Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 220, Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 218, Shady Grove Metro Station & Bus Bay C, and SHADY GROVE & station in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from CONSTITUTION AVE & 9TH ST NW wb to SILVER SPRING METRO STATION nb
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from 7Th St & Pennsylvania Ave to Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 220
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 218 to Shady Grove Metro Station & Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Washington, Dc to Frederick, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Frederick
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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