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There are 9 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) DCA - PBI

$143 - $297

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Train  •  22h 30m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to West Palm Beach Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$103 - $163

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Fly Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, train  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL) DCA - FLL
  2. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach

$120 - $295

Fly Reagan Washington to Miami, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Miami (MIA) DCA - MIA
  2. Take the train from MiamiCentral to West Palm Beach

$147 - $330

Fly Reagan Washington to Orlando, bus  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Orlando (MCO) DCA - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando International Drive to West Palm Beach Station

Fly Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) IAD - PBI

$111 - $327

Train to Baltimore, fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) BWI - PBI

$212 - $442

Bus  •  29h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Orlando "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to West Palm Beach "Greyhound"

$124 - $173

Drive  •  16h 15m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach 996.5 miles

$95 - $150

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

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Palm Beach is around 23h 41m and covers a distance of around 1101 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 21h 45m. Operated by Metro Washington DC, Amtrak and Palm Tran, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in QUADRILLE BLVD at FERN ST. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23h 41m
Fastest journey time:
21h 45m
Journey distance:
1101 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
$103
Carbon emissions:
93 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 Palm Beach subway, train 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.
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach is to fly. Taking this option will cost $140 - $300 and takes 4h 56m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Palm Beach is 862 miles. The road distance is 996.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach without a car is to train which takes 22h 30m and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach is to fly which takes 4h 56m and costs $140 - $300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $170 and takes 22h 30m, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 29h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 27m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach is 997 miles. It takes approximately 16h 15m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach Airport.

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  • Distance: 862 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

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

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Palm Beach hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Alexandria to West Palm Beach Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 21h 3m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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
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 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 Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
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
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 Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $350
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Flights from Baltimore to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Book at
Brightline
SmartPlus
$15 - $21
Smart
$11 - $16
Select
$30 - $35
Train from MiamiCentral to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
Brightline
SmartPlus
$16 - $23
Smart
$12 - $17
Select
$36 - $42
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
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
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Alexandria to West Palm Beach Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Premium
$340 - $470
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Seat
$230 - $330
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Orlando International Drive to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.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 to Orlando
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200
Bus from Orlando to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65

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