There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Key West by plane, train, bus 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 from Reagan Washington  •  5 h 10 min

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

$245 - $657

Cheapest option

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  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

5 alternative options

Fly from Washington Dulles  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Key West (EYW) IAD - EYW

$291 - $1,214

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Key West (EYW) BWI - EYW

$348 - $1,454

Bus Lacubanabus  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Miami, FL Direct route
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$195 - $231

Train, bus  •  29 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Hollywood Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$177 - $495

Drive  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Key West 1220 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Key West is to fly which costs $240 - $700 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Washington and Key West is 1035 miles. The road distance is 1220 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Key West. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Flagler & Grinnell via Richmond, Va, Miami, Fl and Airport/Beaches. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 6 min.

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The best way to get from Washington to Key West without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 11 min and costs $190 - $240.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Key West.
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  • Distance: 1034.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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, FL, Miami, Fl, Key West, Fl, and Airport/Beaches in around 26 h 11 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Philadelphia, Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Key West via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Key West via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Hollywood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 34 min
Frequency
Once 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, FL
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
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

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