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There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Fairfield by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Cedar Rapids (CID) DCA - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Mt. Pleasant, IA

$291 - $662

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Bus  •  29h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il 1607 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Fairfield, IA 1491

$121 - $181

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Fly Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  9h 47m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cedar Rapids (CID) IAD - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Mt. Pleasant, IA

$216 - $916

Fly Reagan Washington to Des Moines, bus  •  10h 13m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Des Moines (DSM) DCA - DSM
  2. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Fairfield, IA

$242 - $516

Fly Reagan Washington to Moline, bus  •  12h 10m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Moline (MLI) DCA - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
  3. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA to Mt. Pleasant, IA

$215 - $965

Fly Reagan Washington to St. Louis, bus  •  12h 5m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to St. Louis (STL) DCA - STL
  2. Take the bus from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to Burlington, IA

$200 - $521

Fly Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway, train  •  11h 21m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Chicago Midway (MDW) DCA - MDW
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ottumwa Amtrak Station

$161 - $501

Train  •  26h 11m

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ottumwa Amtrak Station California Zephyr

$139 - $208

Train, bus  •  27h 57m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
  3. Take the bus from Naperville, IL to Fairfield, IA

$125 - $216

Drive  •  15h 57m

  1. Drive from Washington to Fairfield 928.5 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Fairfield is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Fairfield is to fly and bus which costs $290 - $700 and takes 9h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Fairfield. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Fairfield, IA via Harrison & Morgan and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 21m.

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The distance between Washington and Fairfield is 808 miles. The road distance is 928.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Fairfield without a car is to train which takes 26h 11m and costs $130 - $210.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Washington to Fairfield, including transfers.

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Washington to Fairfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Fairfield is to train which takes 26h 11m and costs $130 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $190 and takes 29h 21m.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 2m and has one stopover.

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Washington to Fairfield bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Fairfield, IA station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Fairfield.
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  • Distance: 807.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 26m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Fairfield, IA, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Fairfield via ROCKVILLE station, Rockville Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, Ottumwa Amtrak Station, and Ottumwa, IA in around 26h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Fairfield via Chicago, Il, Harrison & Morgan, Harrison & Jefferson, and Chicago, IL in around 29h 21m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cedar Rapids via Staunton, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ottumwa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Mt. Pleasant, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Fairfield, IA
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA to Mt. Pleasant, IA
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to Burlington, IA
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Naperville, IL to Fairfield, IA
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Fairfield, IA
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
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 Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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Fairfield is 1h behind Washington. It is currently 4:49 AM in Washington and 3:49 AM in Fairfield.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Fairfield is 929 miles. It takes approximately 15h 57m to drive from Washington to Fairfield.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Fairfield. Prices start at $100 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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