There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Arkansas by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Fayetteville  •  4 h 32 min

  1. DCA - XNA

$200 - $736

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 18 min

  1. 3925 / ...
  2. 1511 / ...

$107 - $267

5 alternative options

Fly to Fort Smith  •  6 h 38 min

  1. DCA - FSM

$226 - $1,019

Fly to Little Rock  •  5 h 46 min

  1. DCA - LIT

$179 - $559

Train  •  31 h 57 min

  1. Capitol Limited
  2. Texas Eagle

$199 - $555

Bus via Chicago, Il  •  34 h 38 min

  1. 1607
  2. 1227

$144 - $359

Drive  •  16 h 43 min

  1. 1015.4 miles

$95 - $150

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Arkansas, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Washington to Bentonville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Little Rock via Franconia Springfield Metro, Springfield, Charlottesville, Va, Little Rock, Ar, and Verizon Plaza in around 29 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Pittsburgh, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Louisville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Fayetteville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Huntsville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Nashville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Dayton, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fort Smith via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $220
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Chicago, Il to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Arkansas is 1426 km. The road distance is 1625 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Arkansas is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Arkansas is to fly which takes 4 h 32 min and costs $200 - $750.

No, there is no direct train from Washington to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Little Rock Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 57 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at W 7th & Battery via Chicago, Il, Washington & Main and River Cities Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Washington to Arkansas, including transfers.