There are 5 ways to get from Washington to Key West 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  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Key West (EYW) DCA - EYW

$245 - $657

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Miami, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl

$130 - $331

3 alternative options

Bus Lacubanabus  •  25 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Miami Beach, FL Direct route
  2. Take the bus from South Beach, FL to Key West, FL

$173 - $175

Train, bus  •  28 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Silver Meteor
  2. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Key West, FL

$178 - $461

Drive  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Key West 1220 miles

$110 - $180

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Key West, FL, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Washington to Key West hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Key West via Columbia Pike & S Walter Reed Dr, Arlington, VA, Miami Beach, FL, Washington Av & 13 St, Washington Ave & Lincoln Rd, and South Beach, FL in around 25 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Arlington, VA to Miami Beach, FL
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from South Beach, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Bus from Miami, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Key West?

The distance between Washington and Key West is 1656 km. The road distance is 1952 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Key West?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Key West is to drive which costs $110 - $180 and takes 20 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Key West?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Key West is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs $240 - $700.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Key West?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Key West. However, there are services departing from 19Th St Nw & H St Nw and arriving at Key West, FL via Arlington, VA, Washington Av & 13 St and South Beach, FL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Key West?

It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Washington to Key West, including transfers.