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There are 9 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Reagan Washington

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

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Train to Philadelphia, fly

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Fly from Washington Dulles

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Train to Baltimore, fly

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Train to Charlottesville, fly

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Charlottesville
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Pittsburgh
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to Salt Lake City

Train via ROCKVILLE station

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City

Train

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City

Drive

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC)

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Salt Lake City (SLC) flights

The flight time between Reagan Washington (DCA) and Salt Lake City (SLC) is around 7h 5m and covers a distance of around 1857 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 15m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 42m. Services are operated by Delta, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and others. Typically 189 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
5h 50m
Layover time:
1h 15m
Total time:
7h 5m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 42m
Flight distance:
1857 miles
Flights per week:
189
Cheapest price:
$176
Carbon emissions:
983 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
18:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Salt Lake City (SLC) flight schedules

Flights departing Monday, October 25, 2021

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Salt Lake City Airport (SLC)
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Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is to fly which costs $170 - $270 and takes 4h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is to fly. Taking this option will cost $170 - $270 and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC). However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at Airport temporary TRAX platform via FARRAGUT NORTH station, Rockville Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, Salt Lake Central Station and Arena Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6h.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is 1857 miles. The road distance is 2098.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 6h and costs $220 - $370.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Salt Lake City (SLC), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Rockville Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is to fly which takes 4h 42m and costs $170 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $220 - $370 and takes 2 days 6h, you could also train via ROCKVILLE station, which costs $230 - $350 and takes 2 days 6h.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 42m.

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Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is 2h behind Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 7:51 AM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 5:51 AM in Salt Lake City Airport (SLC).

Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC).
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  • Distance: 1857.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Salt Lake City Airport (SLC), USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington, Pittsburgh, Denver, and Salt Lake City in around 2 days 6h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Atlanta, Jackson
Ave. Duration
9h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $650
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Atlanta, Tulsa
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Charlottesville to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
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
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $100
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
Train from Alexandria to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $65
Business Seat
$45 - $80
Bedroom
$180 - $380
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
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$27 - $85
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$45 - $160
Business Seat - Adult
$50 - $170
First Class - Child 2-12
$80 - $140
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$140 - $260
First Class - Adult
$160 - $280
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Alexandria to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $65
Business Seat
$45 - $80
Bedroom
$180 - $380
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Premium
$420 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $460
Business Seat
$330 - $470
Train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
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 Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Pittsburgh to Denver
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $200
Flexible
$200 - $290
Bus from Denver to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $130

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Salt Lake City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) is 2098 miles. It takes approximately 32h 56m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Salt Lake City Airport (SLC).

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Salt Lake City Airport.

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