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

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Train Virginia Railway Express  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Crystal City to Fredericksburg Fredericksburg Line

$10 - $13

5 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to Franconia Springfield Metro Blue
  2. Take the bus from Springfield to Fredericksburg, Va 1648 / ...

$14 - $28

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Fredericksburg Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$11 - $182

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg 52.5 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Fredericksburg 52.5 miles

$160 - $230

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg 52.5 miles

$65 - $85

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Crystal City and arriving at Fredericksburg. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Fredericksburg is 44 miles. The road distance is 52.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs .

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The train from Crystal City to Fredericksburg takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, depart from Crystal City station.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, arrive at Fredericksburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg is 52 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Fredericksburg. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg.
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  • Distance: 44.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Fredericksburg, VA, USA?

Virginia Railway Express operates a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Virginia Railway Express
Phone
+1 703-684-1001
Website
vre.org
Train from Crystal City to Fredericksburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
vre.org
Train from Alexandria to Fredericksburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
vre.org
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to Franconia Springfield Metro
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Fredericksburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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
Bus from Springfield to Fredericksburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Fredericksburg
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $85
UberX
$65 - $85
WAV
$65 - $85
UberX Car Seat
$75 - $100
UberXL
$110 - $150
Black
$190 - $250
Black Car Seat
$200 - $260
Black SUV Car Seat
$220 - $280
Black SUV
$210 - $270
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Fredericksburg
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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