There are 6 ways to get from Washington to James Madison University by train, car, bus, subway, plane or taxi

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

Train, drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Crescent / ...

$36 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. 3925 / ...

$23 - $51

4 alternative options

Bus, drive via Springfield  •  5 h 3 min

  1. 3925 / ...

$25 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 133.2 miles

$13 - $19

Subway, fly to Staunton  •  3 h 18 min

  1. IAD - SHD

$159 - $700

Subway, fly to Charlottesville, taxi  •  4 h 4 min

  1. IAD - CHO

$324 - $580

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and James Madison University, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Washington to James Madison University. However, you can take the train to Charlottesville Amtrak then take the drive to James Madison University. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va then take the drive to James Madison University.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Staunton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
5 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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Springfield to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
1st Call Taxi
Phone
+1 434-906-6670
Website
1stcalltaxi.wordpress.com
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 434-977-5522

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and James Madison University is 168 km. The road distance is 213 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to James Madison University is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to James Madison University is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $13 - $19.

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Washington to James Madison University, including transfers.