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There are 8 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to San Francisco  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to San Francisco (SFO) IAD - SFO

$183 - $502

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Fly Reagan Washington to San Francisco  •  9h 40m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to San Francisco (SFO) DCA - SFO

$178 - $574

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Fly Washington Dulles to San Jose  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to San Jose (SJC) IAD - SJC

$206 - $798

Fly Washington Dulles to Sacramento, train, BART  •  11h 42m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Sacramento (SMF) IAD - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae

$213 - $609

Bus  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Las Vegas, Nv
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Hayward, Ca

$314 - $456

Train, BART via Bolivar  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC wb
  2. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
  4. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae Red

$310 - $453

Train, BART  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae Red

$322 - $460

Drive  •  44h 31m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University 2856.8 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University is to fly which costs $180 - $500 and takes 7h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University is to fly which costs $180 - $500 and takes 7h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University. However, there are services departing from Washington Dulles Airport and arriving at Campus Oval via Washington, Dc, Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv, Hayward BART Station and ACE at Tracks. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2h.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Stanford University is 2420 miles. The road distance is 2856.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 2h and costs $310 - $460.

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It takes approximately 7h 20m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University is to fly which takes 7h 20m and costs $180 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $460 and takes 3 days 2h.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 37m.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hayward, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University.
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  • Distance: 2420.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 20m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University via Washington DC, Washington, Dc, Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv, Hayward, Ca, Hayward BART Station, Fremont Blvd:Bonde Way, ACE at Tracks, and Campus Oval in around 3 days 2h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Houston
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
16h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $280
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
bart.gov
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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Maryland Transit
Bus operators
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 Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $320
Flexible
$320 - $460
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140

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Stanford University is 3h behind Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). It is currently 1:19 PM in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and 10:19 AM in Stanford University.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University is 2857 miles. It takes approximately 44h 31m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Stanford University.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 397+ hotels available in Stanford University. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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