There are 3 ways to get from Washington to Carlisle by bus, car, subway 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

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...

$18 - $42

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Carlisle 110.6 miles

$10 - $16

Subway, fly, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Harrisburg (MDT) IAD - MDT
  3. Take the bus from Market Square Transfer Center to Hanover St & High St

$191 - $426

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Carlisle, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to Carlisle hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
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
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Market Square Transfer Center to Hanover St & High St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Carlisle is 146 km. The road distance is 177 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Carlisle is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Carlisle is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $10 - $16.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Carlisle. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Hanover St & High St via Market Square Transfer Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Washington to Carlisle, including transfers.