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There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Carova Beach by train, bus, car, car ferry 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.

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Train, travel  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station Northeast Regional
  2. Travel from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Carova Beach

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$24 - $44

5 alternative options

Bus, line 020 bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the line 020 bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th 020 / ...

$28 - $37

Drive, car ferry, travel  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from Washington to Scotland Wharf
  2. Take the car ferry from Scotland Wharf to Jamestown
  3. Travel from Jamestown to Carova Beach

Fly from Reagan Washington, travel  •  3h 22m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  2. Travel from Norfolk to Carova Beach

Train to Baltimore, fly, travel  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  3. Travel from Norfolk to Carova Beach

Fly from Washington Dulles, travel  •  3h 43m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  2. Travel from Norfolk to Carova Beach

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Carova Beach is to bus and line 020 bus which costs $27 - $40 and takes 8h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Carova Beach is to bus which costs $23 - $45 and takes 6h 35m.

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The distance between Washington and Carova Beach is 177 miles.

The best way to get from Washington to Carova Beach without a car is to train and travel which takes 5h 35m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Washington to Carova Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 484+ hotels available in Carova Beach. Prices start at $237 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Washington to Carova Beach.
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  • Distance: 177.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Carova Beach, NC, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Carova Beach once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $45 and the journey takes 5h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
Bus operators
Megabus
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 Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Scotland Wharf to Jamestown
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0

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