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There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to Brainerd

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Brainerd (BRD)

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Brainerd

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

Fly Reagan Washington to Brainerd

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Brainerd (BRD)

Fly Washington Dulles to Minneapolis, bus

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Minneapolis (MSP)
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Staples Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Staples Amtrak Station to Brainerd Airport (BRD)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN

Train, bus via Milwaukee

  1. Take the train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN
  4. Take the bus from Minneapolis / St Paul Airport to Perkins Restaurant & Bakery - Brainerd

Drive

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD)

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Brainerd (BRD) flights

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8h 11m Average Duration
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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) → Brainerd Airport (BRD)
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The most affordable way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is to drive, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is to fly which costs $150 - $410 and takes 5h 1m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Brainerd Airport (BRD) is 995 miles. The road distance is 1239.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) without a car is to train and taxi which takes 33h and costs $230 - $330.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Brainerd (BRD), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is to fly which takes 5h 1m and costs $150 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $270 and takes 37h 19m.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Brainerd Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 1m and has one stopover.

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Brainerd Airport (BRD) is 1h behind Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). It is currently 1:45 PM in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and 12:45 PM in Brainerd Airport (BRD).

Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is 1239 miles. It takes approximately 20h 45m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD).

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Brainerd Airport.

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  • Distance: 994.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Brainerd Airport (BRD), USA?

Delta and United Airlines fly from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Brainerd Airport (BRD) via Washington, Chicago, Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN, and Brainerd, MN in around 37h 19m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Brainerd via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Washington Dulles to Brainerd via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Washington Dulles to Brainerd via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Reagan Washington to Brainerd via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Brainerd via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Reagan Washington to Brainerd via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Brainerd via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Brainerd via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Baltimore to Brainerd via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Baltimore to Brainerd via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Flights from Baltimore to Brainerd via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $220
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 Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 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
Amtrak Acela

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 Acela
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $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 Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station to Staples Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Train from Alexandria to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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 Washington to Chicago
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $180
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Groome Transportation
Phone
+1 320-316-0943
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Minneapolis / St Paul Airport to Perkins Restaurant & Bakery - Brainerd
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Other operators
Taxi from Staples Amtrak Station to Brainerd Airport (BRD)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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