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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Hickory 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 Charlotte, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charlotte (CLT) DCA - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$196 - $510

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$96 - $173

7 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Charlotte, bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Charlotte (CLT) BWI - CLT
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$209 - $527

Fly Washington Dulles to Charlotte, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlotte (CLT) IAD - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$192 - $677

Fly Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) DCA - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Hickory

$133 - $318

Train to Charlottesville, fly to Charlotte, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Charlotte (CLT) CHO - CLT
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$294 - $610

Train, bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station Crescent / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport

$119 - $285

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Winston Salem, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Winston-Salem to Boone
  3. Take the bus from Boone to Hickory Airport

$128 - $213

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Hickory 407.3 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Hickory is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 6 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Hickory is to fly and drive which costs $130 - $320 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Washington and Hickory is 324 miles. The road distance is 407.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Hickory without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 59 min and costs $110 - $290.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Washington to Hickory, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Hickory is 407 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Washington to Hickory.

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

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There are 16+ hotels available in Hickory. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Washington to Hickory.
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  • Distance: 323.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Hickory via Scaleybark Station, South Blvd & Grover Rd, Tyvola Station, Charlotte Douglas Airport, Charlotte Airport, and Hickory Airport in around 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Columbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charlotte via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Baltimore to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Boone to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
hickoryhop.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 Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Winston-Salem to Boone
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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