There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Jamestown by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Northeast Regional

$81 - $196

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Bus, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Richmond
  2. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak Northeast Regional

$79 - $204

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Jamestown 158 miles

$15 - $23

Train to Baltimore, fly, taxi  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  3. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Jamestown

$316 - $580

Fly from Reagan Washington, taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  2. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Jamestown

$243 - $413

Fly from Washington Dulles, taxi  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  2. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Jamestown

$249 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Jamestown is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Jamestown is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Washington and Jamestown is 118 miles. The road distance is 158 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Jamestown without a car is to train which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $80 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Washington to Jamestown, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Jamestown is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Washington to Jamestown.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Jamestown. Prices start at $53 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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  • Distance: 118 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Jamestown, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Jamestown twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Norfolk to Jamestown
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Black & White Cabs of Virginia Beach
Phone
+1 757-855-3334
Website
vabeachblackandwhitecabs.com

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