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

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 Pensacola  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Pensacola (PNS) DCA - PNS

$165 - $325

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$141 - $249

6 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Valparaiso, taxi  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Valparaiso (VPS) DCA - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$283 - $903

Train to Baltimore, fly to Valparaiso, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Valparaiso (VPS) BWI - VPS
  3. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$346 - $1,000

Fly Reagan Washington to Mobile, drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Mobile (MOB) DCA - MOB
  2. Drive from Mobile to Pensacola

$200 - $474

Bus  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Jacksonville, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  4. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$143 - $325

Train, bus  •  31 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Crescent
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl 1262

$195 - $518

Drive  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Pensacola 967.8 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Pensacola is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 16 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Pensacola is to fly which costs $160 - $330 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Washington and Pensacola is 827 miles. The road distance is 967.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pensacola without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 28 min and costs $140 - $330.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Washington to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pensacola is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs $160 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $330 and takes 22 h 28 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 22 min.

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Pensacola is 1 h behind Washington. It is currently 11:07 AM in Washington and 10:07 AM in Pensacola.

Map of how to get from Washington to Pensacola.
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  • Distance: 826.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Washington to Pensacola hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Pensacola via Richmond, Va, Jacksonville, Fl, Tallahassee, Fl, and Pensacola, Fl in around 22 h 28 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Mobile via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Mobile via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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