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

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Fly Reagan Washington to Orlando, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Orlando (MCO) DCA - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL

$135 - $605

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Fly Washington Dulles to Orlando, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Orlando (MCO) IAD - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL

$151 - $662

Train to Baltimore, fly to Orlando, bus  •  5 h 48 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 bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL

$198 - $852

Fly Reagan Washington to Melbourne  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Melbourne (MLB) DCA - MLB

$171 - $811

Bus Lacubanabus  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Orlando, FL Direct route
  2. Take the bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL Javax Bus

$179 - $181

Train, bus  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Orlando Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL Javax Bus

$173 - $400

Bus Greyhound USA  •  22 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Melbourne, Fl

$149 - $306

Drive  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Port Canaveral 876.1 miles

$85 - $130

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Port Canaveral. However, there are services departing from 19Th St Nw & H St Nw and arriving at Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL via Arlington, VA, S Semoran Boulevard And Andora Street and Orlando Airport Wawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 19 min.

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The distance between Washington and Port Canaveral is 757 miles. The road distance is 876.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Port Canaveral without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Washington to Port Canaveral, including transfers.

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Washington to Port Canaveral bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Port Canaveral is to fly which takes 8 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 14 min.

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Washington to Port Canaveral bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Melbourne, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Port Canaveral is 876 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 13 min to drive from Washington to Port Canaveral.

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

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  • Distance: 757.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

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

Delta and American Airlines fly from Washington to Port Canaveral hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Port Canaveral via Columbia Pike & S Walter Reed Dr, Arlington, VA, Orlando, FL, S Semoran Boulevard And Andora Street, S Semoran Boulevard And Leevista Boulevard, and Orlando Airport Wawa in around 17 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Columbia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Raleigh/Durham, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Charleston, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Melbourne via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
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.

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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 Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Orlando Airport Wawa to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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Bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Cape Canaveral - Royal CCL
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
bus
Bus from Arlington, VA to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$125
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Melbourne, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30

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There are 114+ hotels available in Port Canaveral. Prices start at $76 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 .

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