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There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester by train, bus, subway, night bus, car or plane

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Train, line 104 bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$50 - $184

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Megabus, bus, night bus, line 104 bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  3. Take the night bus from Market St & 30th St - FS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal Mfo
  4. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$26 - $45

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Train, line 104 bus via Landover  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$50 - $118

Train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Malvern Paoli/Thorndale Line

$49 - $186

Bus, subway, line 104 bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C 5A
  2. Take the bus from K Street and 17th Street NW to First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE D6
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
  4. Take the subway from 11th St Station - MFL to 69th St Transportation Center - MFL WB Mfl
  5. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$40 - $54

Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester 148.2 miles

$14 - $21

Fly Washington Dulles to Harrisburg, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Harrisburg (MDT) IAD - MDT
  2. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Paoli Amtrak Station

$217 - $451

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Philadelphia, line 104 bus  •  5h 34m

  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 Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  3. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$176 - $446

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia, line 104 bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  4. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$262 - $680

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The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester. However, there are services departing from Washington Dulles Airport and arriving at Chestnut St & Darlington St via Washington DC, Market St & 30th St - FS and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 45m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and West Chester is 121 miles. The road distance is 148.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester without a car is to train and line 104 bus which takes 4h 34m and costs $50 - $190.

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It takes approximately 4h 34m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Harrisburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Chestnut St & Darlington St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester.

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  • Distance: 121 miles
  • Duration: 4h 34m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and West Chester, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to West Chester via Wiehle-Reston East Station, WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, FARRAGUT WEST station, FARRAGUT NORTH station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, 30th Street Station, Malvern, and King St & Warren Av in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $95
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak Station to Paoli Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Malvern
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
septa.org
Subway from 11th St Station - MFL to 69th St Transportation Center - MFL WB
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 30th St - FS to 69th St Transportation Center South Terminal
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.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
Bus from K St Nw & 17Th St Nw to Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
DC Circulator
Phone
+1 202-567-3040
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from K Street and 17th Street NW to First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Book at
megabus.com

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Harrisburg Airport.

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