There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Chapel Hill by bus, train, car or plane

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Chapel Hill, NC, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Chapel Hill 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Washington to Chapel Hill twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Avg. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Durham Amtrak
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Avg. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Richmond, VA
Avg. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, VA to Durham, NC
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Chapel Hill?

The distance between Washington and Chapel Hill is 376 km. The road distance is 434 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Chapel Hill?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Chapel Hill is to drive which costs $30 and takes 4 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Chapel Hill?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Chapel Hill is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $150.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Chapel Hill?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Chapel Hill. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at E Franklin St at Varsity Theatre via GoDurham Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Chapel Hill?

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Washington to Chapel Hill, including transfers.