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There are 9 ways to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA)

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore, train

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Baltimore (BWI)
  2. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Washington Dulles (IAD)

Fly Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Reagan Washington (DCA)

Fly Chicago Midway to Baltimore, train

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Baltimore (BWI)
  2. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station

Fly Chicago Midway to Washington Dulles

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Washington Dulles (IAD)

Train

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Washington

Drive

  1. Drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Reagan Washington (DCA) is around 3h 10m and covers a distance of around 614 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 38 min. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 45m. Services are operated by American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta. Typically 222 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:
2h 32m
Layover time:
38 min
Total time:
3h 10m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
1h 45m
Flight distance:
614 miles
Flights per week:
222
Cheapest price:
$114
Carbon emissions:
325 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
20:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) flight schedules

Flights departing Sunday, October 17, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington is to fly which costs $110 - $390 and takes 3h 12m.

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The distance between Rosemont Station (CTA) and Washington is 611 miles. The road distance is 714.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington without a car is to train which takes 18h 58m and costs $80 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington is to fly which takes 3h 12m and costs $110 - $390. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $80 - $140 and takes 18h 58m, you could also bus, which costs $85 - $130 and takes 21h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington is 715 miles. It takes approximately 11h 54m to drive from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington.
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  • Distance: 610.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

What companies run services between Rosemont Station (CTA), IL, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Washington hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 16h 36m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Chicago Midway to Baltimore via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Chicago Midway to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Akron
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Dayton
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $290
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 Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
30 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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
44 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 Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book 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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Chicago Union Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago to Washington
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $180

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The best way to get from Rosemont Station (CTA) to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 5 min and costs $1 - $5.

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