There are 3 ways to get from State College to Washington by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SCE - IAD

$282 - $625

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Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa 4692 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc 4695 / ...

$32 - $80

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Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from State College to Washington 214.9 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from State College to Washington. However, there are services departing from State College, Pa and arriving at Washington, Dc via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between State College and Washington is 139 miles. The road distance is 214.9 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from State College to Washington, including transfers.

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State College to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from State College, Pa station.

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The best way to get from State College to Washington is to fly which takes 2 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from State College Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 1 min.

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State College to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between State College to Washington is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from State College to Washington.

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United Airlines offers flights from State College Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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  • Distance: 139 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines flies from State College to Washington 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from State College to Washington via Harrisburg, Pa in around 5 h 52 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from State College, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
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
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
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Book your State College to Washington bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 848+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from State College to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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