There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Destin by plane, train, bus, taxi 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 Reagan Washington to Valparaiso  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Valparaiso (VPS) DCA - VPS

$203 - $808

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Jacksonville, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  4. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$142 - $316

8 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Valparaiso  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Valparaiso (VPS) BWI - VPS

$266 - $905

Fly Reagan Washington to Pensacola, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Pensacola (PNS) DCA - PNS
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$213 - $398

Fly Reagan Washington to Panama City, taxi  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Panama City (ECP) DCA - ECP
  2. Take a taxi from Panama City to Destin

$343 - $1,253

Train to Baltimore, fly to Panama City, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Panama City (ECP) BWI - ECP
  3. Take a taxi from Panama City to Destin

$326 - $1,200

Train, bus via Jacksonville, Fl  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$188 - $446

Megabus, bus  •  24 h 6 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$143 - $256

Train, bus  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Ft Walton Beach, Fl 1262

$203 - $539

Drive  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Destin 1039.7 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Destin is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Destin is to fly which costs $200 - $850 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Washington and Destin is 800 miles. The road distance is 1039.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Washington to Destin, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Destin, FL, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Washington to Destin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Destin via Richmond, Va, Jacksonville, Fl, Tallahassee, Fl, and Ft Walton Beach, Fl in around 21 h 11 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Panama City
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Panama City via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Panama City via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Panama City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Panama City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$420 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
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 Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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 Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from New Orleans, La to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Other operators
Taxi from Panama City to Destin
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Red Cabs of Panama City
Phone
+1 850-733-2227
Website
myfloridacabs.com
H2O Shuttle Taxi and Limo
Phone
+1 850-708-2870
Emerald Taxi
Phone
+1 850-792-2546
Website
emeraldtaxiandshuttle.com

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