There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond by plane, bus, 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 to Richmond  •  2 h 26 min

  1. IAD - RIC

$165 - $373

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 54 min

$21 - $34

7 alternative options

Fly to Charlottesville, bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. IAD - CHO

$268 - $512

Fly to Norfolk, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. IAD - ORF

$154 - $332

Bus via Wiehle-Reston East Station  •  3 h 37 min

  1. 3013 / ...

$26 - $54

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. 5A
  2. 3013 / ...

$26 - $54

Bus via Springfield  •  3 h 55 min

  1. 3587 / ...

$26 - $48

Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Northeast Regional

$79 - $202

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. 115.6 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Metro Washington DC
Website
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Richmond is 156 km. The road distance is 185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Richmond, Va via 7Th St & Maryland Ave, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW and Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Richmond, including transfers.

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