There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Cape Charles by bus, train, car, plane, taxi or subway

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

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va 3005 / ...

$161 - $232

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newport News Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Drive from Newport News Amtrak to Cape Charles

$86 - $204

6 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Hampton, VA

$161 - $206

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Hampton, Va 3005 / ...

$153 - $215

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Cape Charles 227.8 miles

$22 - $35

Fly from Reagan Washington, taxi  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  2. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Cape Charles

$213 - $383

Train to Baltimore, fly, taxi  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  3. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Cape Charles

$286 - $547

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly, taxi  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  3. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Cape Charles

$219 - $420

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Cape Charles, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Cape Charles via Richmond, Va and Hampton, Va in around 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newport News Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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 Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Washington, Dc to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Norfolk to Cape Charles
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Black & White Cabs of Virginia Beach
Phone
+1 757-855-3334
Website
vabeachblackandwhitecabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Cape Charles is 202 km. The road distance is 364 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Cape Charles is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Cape Charles is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $210 - $390.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Washington to Cape Charles, including transfers.