There are 10 ways to get from Springfield to Washington by plane, train, car or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly Springfield to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Springfield (SGF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) SGF - DCA

$199 - $874

Cheapest option

Drive to Fort Leonard Wood, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Fort Leonard Wood
  2. Fly from Fort Leonard Wood (TBN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) TBN - DCA

$101 - $447

8 alternative options

Fly Springfield to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Springfield (SGF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SGF - IAD

$195 - $878

Fly Springfield to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Springfield (SGF) to Baltimore (BWI) SGF - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$262 - $1,075

Drive to Fayetteville, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Fayetteville
  2. Fly from Fayetteville (XNA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) XNA - DCA

$185 - $723

Bus via St Louis, Mo  •  27 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Harrisburg, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc

$130 - $308

Bus, train via CIVIC CENTER station  •  29 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Mo to St Louis Lambert Fld
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station

$190 - $521

Bus, train  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Mo to Chicago, Il 1364
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited

$163 - $466

Bus  •  31 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, MO to Little Rock, AR 121
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield

$155 - $339

Drive  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Springfield to Washington 1033.9 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Springfield to Washington is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Springfield to Washington is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Springfield and Washington is 896 miles. The road distance is 1033.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 44 min and costs $130 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Springfield to Washington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Washington is to fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs $190 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $310 and takes 27 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Springfield Airport to Reagan Washington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Washington is 1 h ahead of Springfield. It is currently 10:30 AM in Springfield and 11:30 AM in Washington.

Yes, the driving distance between Springfield to Washington is 1034 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 33 min to drive from Springfield to Washington.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Springfield Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 846+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Springfield to Springfield Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $17 - $21.

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Map of how to get from Springfield to Washington.
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  • Distance: 896.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

What companies run services between Springfield, MO, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Springfield to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Springfield to Washington via Springfield, Mo, St Louis, Mo, and Harrisburg, Pa in around 27 h 44 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Fort Leonard Wood to Reagan Washington via St. Louis, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Springfield to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Springfield to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Springfield to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Fayetteville to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
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 Springfield, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Springfield, Mo to St Louis Lambert Fld
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Springfield, Mo to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $220
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Springfield, MO to Little Rock, AR
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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