There are 8 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville by plane, car, train, bus, towncar or shuttle

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 Charlottesville  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlottesville (CHO) IAD - CHO

$255 - $483

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Charlottesville, Va 3925 / ...

$26 - $52

6 alternative options

Fly to Staunton, drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Staunton (SHD) IAD - SHD
  2. Drive from Staunton to Charlottesville

$132 - $650

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...

$40 - $82

Train via Wiehle-Reston East Station  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...

$39 - $82

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville 106 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Charlottesville 105.9 miles

$290 - $410

Shuttle  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville is to fly which costs $250 - $490 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Charlottesville is 85 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville.
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  • Distance: 85.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

United Airlines flies from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Charlottesville twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Staunton
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
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 Springfield to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
AC Airport Cab & Wahoo Cab
Phone
+1 (434) 981-0585
Website
visitcharlottesville.org
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
visitcharlottesville.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Charlottesville
Estimated price
$290 - $410

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