There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Hilton Head Island 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.

Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Savannah, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Savannah (SAV) DCA - SAV
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278

$180 - $513

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Savannah, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc

$74 - $182

6 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Savannah, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Savannah (SAV) IAD - SAV
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278

$156 - $690

Train to Baltimore, fly to Savannah, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Savannah (SAV) BWI - SAV
  3. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc
  4. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278

$233 - $640

Fly Reagan Washington to Columbia, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Columbia (CAE) DCA - CAE
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Beaufort, Sc

$166 - $710

Bus Lacubanabus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Hardeeville, SC Direct route

Train, bus  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Yemassee Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Yemassee to Hwy 278 & Wild Horse 320

$85 - $228

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Hilton Head Island 584.2 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Hilton Head Island, SC, USA?

operates a bus from Washington to Hilton Head Island 5 times a week, and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Columbia, Sc to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Palmetto Breeze Transit
Website
palmettobreezetransit.com
Bus from Lowes to Hwy 278
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
palmettobreezetransit.com
Bus from Yemassee to Hwy 278 & Wild Horse
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
palmettobreezetransit.com
bus
Bus from Arlington, VA to Hardeeville, SC
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Hilton Head Island is 815 km. The road distance is 935 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Hilton Head Island is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Hilton Head Island is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 9 min and costs $180 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Hilton Head Island. However, there are services departing from 19Th St Nw & H St Nw and arriving at Palmetto Bay & Cora Lee via Arlington, VA and Hwy 46 & Hardeeville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Washington to Hilton Head Island, including transfers.