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There are 5 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin by plane, bus or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to Nashville, bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Nashville (BNA) IAD - BNA
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Franklin, TN

$140 - $492

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Bus  •  20h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville Dulles
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn 1511 / ...

$77 - $120

3 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Huntsville, drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Huntsville (HSV) IAD - HSV
  2. Drive from Huntsville to Franklin

$153 - $601

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Nashville, bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Nashville (BNA) DCA - BNA
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to Franklin, TN

$146 - $408

Drive  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin 672.2 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin is to fly and drive which costs $150 - $600 and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin. However, there are services departing from Washington Dulles Airport and arriving at Franklin, TN via Charlottesville, Va, 8Th Ave S & Broadway Ave Nb and Nashville, TN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 15m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Franklin is 560 miles. The road distance is 672.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin without a car is to bus which takes 20h 15m and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Washington Dulles Airport station.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Nashville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 43m.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Nashville, Tn station.

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Franklin is 1h behind Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). It is currently 10:01 PM in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and 9:01 PM in Franklin.

Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin.
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  • Distance: 560.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Franklin, TN, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin via Charlottesville, Charlottesville, Va, Nashville, Tn, 8Th Ave S & Broadway Ave Nb, and Nashville, TN in around 20h 15m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Bus operators
RTA
Website
musiccitystar.org
Bus from Nashville, TN to Franklin, TN
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
musiccitystar.org
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 C
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin is 672 miles. It takes approximately 11h 4m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Franklin.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Nashville Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Franklin. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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