There are 7 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington by plane, train, bus, subway 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, train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak

$239 - $931

Cheapest option

Bus via Wiehle-Reston East Station  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Wilmington, De 3038 / ...

$24 - $51

5 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly, train  •  4 h 25 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 Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak

$226 - $598

Subway, train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station Silver
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$90 - $244

Bus, train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$80 - $202

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Wilmington, De 3038 / ...

$26 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington 135.9 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington is to fly and train which costs $230 - $950 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Wilmington is 116 miles. The road distance is 135.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Wilmington, De via 7Th St & E St Sw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW and Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Wilmington, DE, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Wilmington via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 7Th St & E St Sw, K St Nw & 6Th St Nw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE, and Washington, Dc in around 4 h 3 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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 Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
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
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 Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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