There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Calgary by plane, bus, train 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  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Calgary (YYC) DCA - YYC

$211 - $421

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
  3. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB

$227 - $501

Train, bus, drive  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Spokane Intermodal, WA to Arden "1" Stop Conoco
  4. Drive from Arden "1" Stop Conoco to Trail
  5. Take the bus from Trail to Calgary, AB

$414 - $1,199

Bus, train  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Edmonton
  3. Take the bus from Edmonton to Calgary, AB

$291 - $879

Train, bus  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Edmonton
  4. Take the bus from Edmonton to Calgary, AB

$431 - $1,381

Drive  •  39 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Calgary 2402.9 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Calgary is to fly which costs $210 - $430 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Calgary is to fly which costs $210 - $430 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The distance between Washington and Calgary is 1981 miles. The road distance is 2402.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 40 min to get from Washington to Calgary, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Calgary. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Calgary, AB via Toronto, ON and Winnipeg, MB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Calgary, AB, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and three other airlines fly from Washington to Calgary every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Calgary via Toronto, Toronto, ON, and Winnipeg, MB in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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 Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$210 - $300
Economy
$400 - $550
Economy Plus
$550 - $750
Business
$600 - $850
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$180 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$320 - $450
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$170 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $100
Online Fare
$95 - $140
Standard Fare
$110 - $170
Refundable
$120 - $190
Bus from Trail to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Edmonton to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$25 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Gold Line
Website
gold-line.us
Bus from Spokane Intermodal, WA to Arden "1" Stop Conoco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Schedules at
gold-line.us

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