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

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Recommended option

Fly Vancouver to Washington Dulles  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YVR - IAD

$187 - $357

Cheapest option

Fly Vancouver to Reagan Washington  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YVR - DCA

$180 - $358

8 alternative options

Fly Vancouver to Baltimore, train  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Baltimore (BWI) YVR - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$196 - $472

Fly Seattle to Reagan Washington  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) SEA - DCA

$200 - $495

Fly Seattle to Washington Dulles  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SEA - IAD

$216 - $499

Fly Seattle to Baltimore, train  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Baltimore (BWI) SEA - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$253 - $596

Train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$392 - $1,181

Bus  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  3. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington

$279 - $613

Train, bus  •  4 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington

$344 - $1,087

Drive  •  46 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Washington 2950.3 miles

$390 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Washington is to fly which costs $230 - $480 and takes 9 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Washington is to fly which takes 8 h 27 min and costs $240 - $480.

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The distance between Vancouver and Washington is 3792 km. The road distance is 4721 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Vancouver to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Washington. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Washington via Calgary, AB and Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Vancouver to Washington. However, there are services departing from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Everett Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Vancouver to Washington every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Washington via Everett Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Washington Dulles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Reagan Washington via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Baltimore via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Seattle to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$700 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$230 - $320
Standard Fare
$280 - $410
Refundable
$310 - $440

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