Directions from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia

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Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$172 - $431

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station to Philadelphia

$20 - $31

7 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$128 - $542

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Philadelphia  •  3 h 56 min

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

$198 - $819

Subway, train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$278 - $719

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express

$95 - $256

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002

$24 - $51

Train Amtrak  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$37 - $82

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia 142.6 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Metro Washington DC
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
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Philadelphia is 203 km. The road distance is 228 km.

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $170 - $440.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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