There are 8 ways to get from Rockville to Raleigh by bus, train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc 1019 / ...

$41 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Durham, NC

$30 - $48

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$53 - $145

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Rockville to Raleigh 294 miles

$28 - $45

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DCA - RDU

$92 - $241

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IAD - RDU

$98 - $288

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU

$90 - $251

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) IAD - FAY
  4. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$230 - $613

Questions & Answers

The distance between Rockville and Raleigh is 244 miles. The road distance is 294 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Raleigh without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Rockville to Raleigh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Raleigh is to bus which takes 6 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockville to Raleigh is 294 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to drive from Rockville to Raleigh.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Raleigh. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rockville to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 244.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Rockville, MD, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Rockville to Raleigh via UNION STATION station, Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Rockville to Raleigh twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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