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

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Fly Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  3h 38m

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

$121 - $276

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Train  •  22h 10m

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

$102 - $162

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Fly Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, train  •  4h 59m

  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 - $396

Fly Reagan Washington to Miami, train  •  5h 18m

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

$128 - $452

Fly Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  6h 1m

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

$133 - $294

Bus  •  18h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Arlington to West Palm Beach Direct Route

$114 - $157

Bus via Miami  •  33h 27m

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

$128 - $187

Drive  •  16h 13m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach 995.7 miles

$95 - $150

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

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and West Palm Beach is around 17h 21m and covers a distance of around 1041 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 21m. Operated by Metro Washington DC and La Cubana, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in West Palm Beach. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 21m
Fastest journey time:
17h 21m
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$114
Carbon emissions:
207 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:49
Last service departs at:
14:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach subway 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 West Palm Beach is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach is to fly which costs $120 - $280 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to West Palm Beach station. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at West Palm Beach Amtrak Station via Alexandria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 10m.

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It is 861 miles from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach. It is approximately 995.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach without a car is to bus which takes 18h 28m and costs $110 - $160.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach, including transfers.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Alexandria station.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach is to fly which takes 3h 38m and costs $120 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $160 and takes 18h 28m, you could also train, which costs $100 - $170 and takes 22h 10m.

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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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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at West Palm Beach Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach.
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  • Distance: 861.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

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

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Arlington to West Palm Beach once a week. Tickets cost $110 - $150 and the journey takes 16h 25m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$122
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$122
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$122
Flights from Reagan Washington to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $160
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
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
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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

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 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
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Arlington to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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 Miami
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$170 - $240
Bus from Miami to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Miami International Airport to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West Palm Beach is 996 miles. It takes approximately 16h 13m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to West 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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