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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Reagan Washington to Wilmington, bus  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Wilmington (ILM) DCA - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington to Goldsboro Transit

$176 - $412

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Train  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Wilson Palmetto / ...

$42 - $62

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Fly Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DCA - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh to Goldsboro Transit

$122 - $354

Fly Washington Dulles to Wilmington, bus  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Wilmington (ILM) IAD - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington to Goldsboro Transit

$182 - $355

Bus  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Raleigh "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh to Goldsboro Transit "Greyhound"

$46 - $68

Drive  •  4h 35m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro 278.5 miles

$27 - $40

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro by subway, train and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Goldsboro is around 5h 46m and covers a distance of around 275 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 43m. Operated by Metro Washington DC and Amtrak, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Goldsboro. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 46m
Fastest journey time:
5h 43m
Journey distance:
275 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:57
Last service departs at:
10:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro subway, train and bus schedules

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Goldsboro
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost $170 - $420 and takes 4h 24m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Goldsboro is 247 miles. The road distance is 278.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro without a car is to train which takes 7h 23m and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro is to train which takes 7h 23m and costs $40 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 9h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Wilmington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro.

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

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There are 12+ hotels available in Goldsboro. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro.
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  • Distance: 246.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 24m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Goldsboro, NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Alexandria to Wilson 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Goldsboro via Franconia Springfield Metro, Springfield, and Raleigh in around 9h 39m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$26 - $370
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 Alexandria to Wilson
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$70 - $100
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 Wilmington to Goldsboro Transit
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Raleigh to Goldsboro Transit
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Springfield to Raleigh
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
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 Amtrak Station to Goldsboro
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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