There are 8 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham by plane, bus, subway, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IAD - RDU
  2. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station

$92 - $276

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Durham via Fayetteville

$34 - $52

6 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) IAD - FAY
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$234 - $588

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DCA - RDU

$98 - $246

Bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  4. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU
  5. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station

$102 - $442

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va 3587 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$48 - $102

Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$64 - $162

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham 268 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 43 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham is to fly and line 700 bus which costs $90 - $280 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Durham is 221 miles. The road distance is 268 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Durham via 7Th St & E St Sw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW and Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Durham, NC, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Durham once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com

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