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

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Recommended option

Fly to Miami  •  3h 22m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Miami (MIA) DCA - MIA

$130 - $309

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Miami "Greyhound"

$116 - $169

4 alternative options

Fly to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL) DCA - FLL

$118 - $316

Fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) DCA - PBI
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Miami Airport Station

$148 - $308

Train  •  25h 12m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Miami Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$117 - $168

Drive  •  17h 23m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach 1063.8 miles

$100 - $150

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach by subway, train, walk and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Miami Beach is around 26h and covers a distance of around 1176 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 49m. Operated by Metro Washington DC, Amtrak and Miami Dade Transit, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Collins Av & 43 St. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
26h
Fastest journey time:
23h 49m
Journey distance:
1176 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
$117
Carbon emissions:
99 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:01
Last service departs at:
19:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach subway, train, walk and bus schedules

Subway services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Miami Beach
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach is to fly which takes 3h 22m and costs $130 - $310.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Miami Beach is 926 miles. The road distance is 1063.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach without a car is to train which takes 25h 12m and costs $110 - $170.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach is to fly which takes 3h 22m and costs $130 - $310. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $170 and takes 25h 12m, you could also bus, which costs $110 - $170 and takes 31h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Miami Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach is 1064 miles. It takes approximately 17h 23m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Miami Airport.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach.
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  • Distance: 925.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Miami Beach, FL, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Miami Beach hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Alexandria to Miami Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 22h 55m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Key West
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $380
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Tri Rail
Phone
954-783-6030
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Miami Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
tri-rail.com
Weekend | Holiday
$5
Weekday
$7 - $10
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 Miami Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $490
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Seat
$250 - $350
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 Washington to Miami
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$170 - $240

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