There are 7 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach 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 from Washington Dulles, line 960 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  2. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$138 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$30 - $58

5 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 48 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 Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF

$140 - $284

Bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly, line 960 bus  •  4 h 53 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 Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  5. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$162 - $490

Train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$94 - $216

Bus, line 020 bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the line 020 bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th 020 / ...

$36 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach 218.5 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 53 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach is to fly and line 960 bus which costs $130 - $300 and takes 1 h 50 min.

More details

The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Virginia Beach is 167 miles. The road distance is 218.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via 7Th St & E St Sw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW and Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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

Megabus operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach twice a week. Tickets cost $21 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Virginia Beach once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
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
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
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 Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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