There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Parkersburg by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Morgantown, WV
  2. Take the bus from Morgantown WVU to Charleston, WV
  3. Take the bus from Charleston, WV to Parkersburg, WV

$49 - $97

7 alternative options

Bus via Morgantown Mt Line W Term, Wv  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Morgantown Mt Line W Term, Wv
  2. Take the bus from Morgantown, WV to Charleston, WV
  3. Take the bus from Charleston, WV to Parkersburg, WV

$57 - $130

Train, bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cambridge
  3. Take the bus from Caldwell, OH to Parkersburg, WV

$159 - $288

Train, bus via Akron, Oh  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Akron, OH to Parkersburg, WV

$87 - $207

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Parkersburg 317.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Reagan Washington to Charleston, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CRW) DCA - CRW
  2. Take the bus from Charleston, WV to Parkersburg, WV

$190 - $946

Fly Washington Dulles to Charleston, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charleston (CRW) IAD - CRW
  2. Take the bus from Charleston, WV to Parkersburg, WV

$216 - $953

Fly Reagan Washington to Columbus, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Columbus (CMH) DCA - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH - Airport to Athens, OH - Ohio U.
  3. Take the bus from Athens to Parkersburg, WV

$95 - $403

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Parkersburg is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Parkersburg is to fly and bus which costs $190 - $950 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Washington and Parkersburg is 245 miles. The road distance is 317.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 11 h 45 min to get from Washington to Parkersburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Parkersburg. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Parkersburg, WV via Morgantown WVU and Charleston, WV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Washington to Parkersburg.
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  • Distance: 245.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 45 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Parkersburg, WV, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Parkersburg via Morgantown, WV, Morgantown WVU, and Charleston, WV in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Morgantown WVU to Charleston, WV
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Charleston, WV to Parkersburg, WV
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Morgantown, WV to Charleston, WV
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Caldwell, OH to Parkersburg, WV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Akron, OH to Parkersburg, WV
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Morgantown Mt Line W Term, Wv
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Lakefront Lines
Website
webstore.lakefrontlines.com
Bus from Columbus, OH - Airport to Athens, OH - Ohio U.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
lakefrontlines.com

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