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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak 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

5 alternative options

Subway, train, line 020 bus, taxi  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
  3. Take the line 020 bus from Walnut St @ 3Rd St to Lancaster Pk & Op Wells Fargo 020
  4. Take a taxi from Lancaster Pk & Op Wells Fargo to Longwood Gardens

$104 - $237

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Longwood Gardens 114.5 miles

$11 - $17

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  2 h 51 min

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

$273 - $583

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  3 h 39 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

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  2 h 59 min

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

$376 - $850

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 19 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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from Walnut St @ 3Rd St to Lancaster Pk & Op Wells Fargo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
dartfirststate.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lancaster Pk & Op Wells Fargo to Longwood Gardens
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Wilmington Taxi Service
Phone
+1 302-804-1134
Website
wilmingtontaxiservice.com
Delaware Wilmington Taxi
Phone
+1 302-345-1198
Website
delawareridetaxi.weebly.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Longwood Gardens is 160 km. The road distance is 183 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $130 - $280.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Washington to Longwood Gardens, including transfers.