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There are 5 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier by train, taxi, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train, taxi  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Culpeper Amtrak Station Cardinal / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Culpeper Amtrak Station to Montpelier

$107 - $177

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Bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Culpeper, VA Washington

$92 - $128

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA - Rosslyn station to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex Culpeper-Washington DC / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex to Montpelier

$109 - $137

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier 93.1 miles

$9 - $14

Subway, fly  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlottesville (CHO) IAD - CHO

$170 - $301

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Montpelier
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier is to drive which takes 1h 54m and costs $9 - $14.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Montpelier is 75 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 53m and costs $100 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Montpelier.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Montpelier. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 75.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

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

Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Culpeper, VA once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $22 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
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 Culpeper Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria to Culpeper Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA - Rosslyn station to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
academybus.com
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from Culpeper Amtrak Station to Montpelier
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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