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There are 8 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Vancouver  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Vancouver (YVR) DCA - YVR

$309 - $482

Cheapest option

Fly to Seattle, train  •  11h 23m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Seattle (SEA) DCA - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle to Vancouver

$211 - $331

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Fly to Abbotsford, bus  •  11h 9m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Abbotsford (YXX) DCA - YXX
  2. Take the bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station

$221 - $739

Train via ROCKVILLE station  •  2 days 20h

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver

$381 - $565

Train  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver

$388 - $578

Bus  •  3 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia Market Street
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to Portland
  4. Take the bus from Portland to Seattle
  5. Take the bus from Seattle to Vancouver

Bus, train  •  4 days 21h

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York City
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Vancouver

Drive  •  46h 22m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver 4716.3 km

$490 - $750

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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver is to fly and train which costs $160 - $270 and takes 11h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver is to fly which costs $240 - $390 and takes 7h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at Vancouver via FARRAGUT NORTH station, Rockville Amtrak, Chicago Union Station and Everett Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20h.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Vancouver is 3794 km. The road distance is 4716.3 km.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver without a car is to train via ROCKVILLE station which takes 2 days 20h and costs $300 - $450.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver 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 Vancouver is to fly which takes 7h 49m and costs $240 - $390. Alternatively, you can train via ROCKVILLE station, which costs $300 - $450 and takes 2 days 20h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 3 days 15h.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Vancouver Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 29m and has one stopover.

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Vancouver is 3h behind Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 2:36 AM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 11:36 PM in Vancouver.

Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 3793.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver via FARRAGUT WEST station, FARRAGUT NORTH station, ROCKVILLE station, Rockville Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, and Everett Amtrak Station in around 2 days 20h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Minneapolis, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via New York JFK, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Atlanta, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Chicago O'Hare, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Denver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Minneapolis, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via New York JFK, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Atlanta, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Denver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto, Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto, Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Chicago O'Hare, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
13h 51m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Abbotsford via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
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 Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$250 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$360 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Premium
$600 - $900
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$390 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Business Seat
$250 - $360
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
12h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$110 - $140
Business
$180 - $260
Economy
$150 - $180
EconomyPlus
$280 - $400
Train from Toronto Union Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$500 - $600
Business
$650 - $1,100
Economy
$600 - $800
EconomyPlus
$1,300 - $1,900
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Mountain Man Mikes Bus Service
Email
info@mountainmanmikes.ca
Website
mountainmanmikes.ca
Bus from Abbotsford, BC - 30440 Liberator Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
mountainmanmikes.ca
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia Market Street
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 Philadelphia to Denver
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $300
Flexible
$310 - $440
Bus from Denver to Portland
Ave. Duration
31h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$160 - $230
Flexible
$230 - $340
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland Greyhound to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
boltbus.com
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 Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Vancouver station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver is 4716 km. It takes approximately 46h 22m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Vancouver.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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