There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Buena Vista by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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

Train, taxi  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Crescent / ...

$138 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

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

$120 - $186

7 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 57 min

$136 - $202

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. 194.4 miles

$19 - $28

Fly to Staunton, taxi  •  3 h 58 min

  1. IAD - SHD

$259 - $830

Fly to Charlottesville, drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. IAD - CHO

$236 - $472

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. IAD - LWB

$146 - $721

Fly to Roanoke, bus, taxi  •  6 h 18 min

  1. IAD - ROA

$282 - $760

Fly to Richmond, bus, taxi  •  7 h

  1. IAD - RIC

$318 - $595

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Buena Vista, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Buena Vista via Franconia Springfield Metro, Springfield, Charlottesville, Va, Lynchburg, Va, Kemper Street Transfer Center, and Boonsboro Rd. in around 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Staunton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg via Staunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
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 Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Lynchburg Amtrak to Buena Vista
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Yellow Cab Lynchburg
Phone
+1 434-846-8888
Allied Cabs
Phone
+1 434-845-7039
Gray Top Cab
Phone
+1 434-845-4554

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Buena Vista is 240 km. The road distance is 311 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Buena Vista is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Buena Vista is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $19 - $28.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Washington to Buena Vista, including transfers.