There are 10 ways to get from Washington to North Dakota by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Fargo  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Fargo (FAR) DCA - FAR

$246 - $1,119

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Bus, train  •  35 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago Amtrak, Il 4447
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$168 - $462

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Fly to Bismarck  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bismarck (BIS) DCA - BIS

$223 - $1,016

Fly to Grand Forks  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Grand Forks (GFK) DCA - GFK

$292 - $1,326

Fly to Williston  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Williston (ISN) DCA - ISN

$254 - $1,117

Fly to Minot  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Minot (MOT) DCA - MOT

$245 - $1,105

Fly to Thief River Falls, taxi  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Thief River Falls (TVF) DCA - TVF
  2. Take a taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks

$263 - $913

Train  •  31 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$199 - $575

Bus  •  33 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$172 - $377

Drive  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Fargo 1344.9 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to North Dakota is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 22 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to North Dakota is to fly which costs $240 - $1,200 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to North Dakota. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Fargo Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 49 min.

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The distance between Washington and North Dakota is 1328 miles. The road distance is 1344.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to North Dakota without a car is to train which takes 31 h 49 min and costs $190 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Washington to North Dakota, including transfers.

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Washington to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Washington to North Dakota is to fly which takes 6 h 7 min and costs $240 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $190 - $600 and takes 31 h 49 min, you could also bus, which costs $170 - $380 and takes 33 h 57 min.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Fargo Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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North Dakota is 1 h behind Washington. It is currently 2:53 PM in Washington and 1:53 PM in North Dakota.

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  • Distance: 1328 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and North Dakota, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Washington to Fargo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Fargo via Chicago Union Station in around 31 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Grand Forks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Grand Forks via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Grand Forks via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Grand Forks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Grand Forks via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Raleigh/Durham, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Williston via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Newark, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Toronto, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via New York JFK, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Charlotte, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via New York JFK, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Thief River Falls via Charlotte, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bismarck via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
21 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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Washington to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to North Dakota is 1345 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 18 min to drive from Washington to North Dakota.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Fargo Airport.

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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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