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There are 4 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Take the bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Salisbury, MD

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Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Salisbury

2 alternative options

Train, bus via METRO CENTER station

  1. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
  2. Take the bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Salisbury, MD

Drive

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury

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

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Salisbury is around 4h 52m and covers a distance of around 144 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 40m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 59m. Operated by Metro Washington DC, Maryland Transit and Amtrak, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Salisbury, MD. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 11m
Layover time:
1h 40m
Total time:
4h 52m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 59m
Journey distance:
144 miles
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:05
Last service departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury subway, bus and train 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.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2h 32m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Salisbury is 86 miles. The road distance is 120.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 19m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 19m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury.
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  • Distance: 85.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 19m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Salisbury, MD, USA?

There is no direct connection from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury. However, you can take the subway to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, take the subway to UNION STATION station, take the walk to Washington Union Station, take the train to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station, take the walk to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, then take the bus to Salisbury, MD. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salisbury via METRO CENTER station, H St Nw & 11Th St Nw, H St & Union Station Garage, UNION STATION MARC Washington, BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb, and BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak in around 4h 53m.

Train operators
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 Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
$65 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Child
$65 - $95
First Class - Adult
$110 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$110 - $170
First Class - Child
$110 - $160
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$2 - $4
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Salisbury, MD
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Private
$290 - $400

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