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

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Fly Reagan Washington to Charleston, drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CHS) DCA - CHS
  2. Drive from Charleston to Beaufort

$90 - $354

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Charleston, drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Charleston (CHS) BWI - CHS
  3. Drive from Charleston to Beaufort

$203 - $761

Fly Washington Dulles to Charleston, drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charleston (CHS) IAD - CHS
  2. Drive from Charleston to Beaufort

$126 - $361

Fly Reagan Washington to Savannah, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Savannah (SAV) DCA - SAV
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc

$180 - $513

Train  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Yemassee Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$143 - $306

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Hardeeville, SC Direct route
  2. Take a taxi from Hardeeville, SC to Beaufort

Drive  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Beaufort 561.9 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Beaufort is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Beaufort is to fly and drive which costs $85 - $360 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Washington and Beaufort is 494 miles. The road distance is 561.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Beaufort without a car is to train which takes 10 h 53 min and costs $140 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Washington to Beaufort, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Charleston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Beaufort is 562 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to drive from Washington to Beaufort.

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JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Charleston Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Beaufort. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Beaufort.
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  • Distance: 493.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Beaufort, SC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington to Beaufort twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 10 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
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 Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
bus
Bus from Arlington, VA to Hardeeville, SC
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hardeeville, SC to Beaufort
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
A1 Taxi of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-925-9900
Website
facebook.com
Yellow Cab of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-604-9845
Website
yellowcabofsavannah.com

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