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There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Ocala by plane, bus, train 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 Reagan Washington to Tampa, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Tampa (TPA) DCA - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Ocala, FL

$329 - $824

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Train, drive  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to DeLand Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$124 - $343

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Fly Reagan Washington to Jacksonville, train, drive  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Jacksonville (JAX) DCA - JAX
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
  3. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$133 - $486

Fly Reagan Washington to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Orlando (MCO) DCA - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$170 - $679

Train to Baltimore, fly to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Orlando (MCO) BWI - MCO
  3. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  4. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$233 - $926

Fly Washington Dulles to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Orlando (MCO) IAD - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$186 - $736

Fly Washington Dulles to Jacksonville, train, drive  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Jacksonville (JAX) IAD - JAX
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
  3. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$144 - $643

Bus  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Ocala, FL Atlanta route

$157 - $224

Train, bus  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Ocala RedCoach

$214 - $501

Drive  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Ocala 813.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Ocala is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Ocala is to fly and bus which costs $320 - $850 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Washington and Ocala is 736 miles. The road distance is 813.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Ocala without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 25 min and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Washington to Ocala, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 24 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Ocala is 813 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 23 min to drive from Washington to Ocala.

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JetBlue Airways, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Ocala. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Washington to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 735.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Ocala, FL, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Washington to Ocala 3 times a week. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 16 h 37 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Washington Union Station to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from Washington Union Station to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
16 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$35 - $55
Business
$26 - $40
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Ocala
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $45

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