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

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Fly Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa, bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) DCA - MAF
  2. Take the bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX

$300 - $1,150

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Fly Reagan Washington to Del Rio, train  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Del Rio (DRT) DCA - DRT
  2. Take the train from Del Rio Amtrak Station to Alpine Amtrak Station

$293 - $1,023

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Fly Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa, bus  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) IAD - MAF
  2. Take the bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX

$306 - $1,057

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX

Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Crescent
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Alpine Amtrak Station Sunset Limited

$321 - $865

Drive  •  30 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Marfa 1856.9 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Marfa is to drive which costs $180 - $270 and takes 30 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Marfa is to fly and bus which costs $300 - $1,200 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The distance between Washington and Marfa is 1647 miles. The road distance is 1856.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Marfa without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 15 min to get from Washington to Marfa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Marfa is 1 h behind Washington. It is currently 1:50 AM in Washington and 12:50 AM in Marfa.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Marfa is 1857 miles. It takes approximately 30 h 43 min to drive from Washington to Marfa.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Marfa. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Marfa.
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  • Distance: 1647.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 15 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Marfa, TX, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Marfa via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and Alpine Amtrak Station in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Dayton, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Kansas City, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Columbus, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Nashville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via Knoxville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Del Rio via New Orleans, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Tampa, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Austin, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Midland/Odessa via Atlanta, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Del Rio Amtrak Station to Alpine Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
26 h 2 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
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Alpine Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
All Aboard America
Website
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Midland/Odessa Airport to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Marfa, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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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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