There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$130 - $276

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Wilmington, De 3038 / ...

$62 - $93

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Longwood Gardens 114.5 miles

$11 - $17

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$273 - $583

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$376 - $850

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL

$299 - $960

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 13 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens is to train which costs $130 - $280 and takes 1 h 34 min.

More details

The distance between Washington and Longwood Gardens is 100 miles. The road distance is 114.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens without a car is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $130 - $280.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $130 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 2 h 44 min, you could also fly, which costs $270 - $600 and takes 2 h 53 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Longwood Gardens is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Washington to Longwood Gardens.

Get driving directions

American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

Search flights

There are 86+ hotels available in Longwood Gardens. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 99.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Longwood Gardens, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Longwood Gardens hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to Longwood Gardens every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
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
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

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $4.

More details