There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Redwood City by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to San Francisco  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to San Francisco (SFO) IAD - SFO

$186 - $510

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Fly Reagan Washington to San Francisco  •  9h 6m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to San Francisco (SFO) DCA - SFO

$171 - $566

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Train to Baltimore, fly to San Francisco  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to San Francisco (SFO) BWI - SFO

$211 - $544

Train to Baltimore, fly to San Jose  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to San Jose (SJC) BWI - SJC

$200 - $573

Train to Baltimore, fly to Oakland, Caltrain  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Oakland (OAK) BWI - OAK
  3. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$202 - $634

Bus  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Las Vegas, Nv
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca

$310 - $451

Train, BART  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to San Bruno Red

$301 - $425

Drive  •  44h 16m

  1. Drive from Washington to Redwood City 2854.9 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Redwood City is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 9h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Redwood City is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 9h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at El Camino Real & Winklebleck St via Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv, San Jose Diridon Station, Santa Clara & 1st and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Washington and Redwood City is 2445 miles. The road distance is 2854.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Redwood City without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 23h and costs $310 - $460.

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It takes approximately 9h 7m to get from Washington to Redwood City, including transfers.

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Washington to Redwood City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Redwood City is to fly which takes 9h 7m and costs $180 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $460 and takes 2 days 23h.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 48m.

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Washington to Redwood City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Jose, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Redwood City.
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  • Distance: 2445.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 7m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Redwood City, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Washington to Redwood City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Redwood City via Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv, San Jose, Ca, San Jose Diridon Station, 2nd & Santa Clara, Santa Clara & 1st, and Palo Alto Transit Ctr-Bay 9 in around 2 days 23h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to San Bruno
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
bart.gov
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 Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $320
Flexible
$320 - $460
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $130

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Redwood City is 3h behind Washington. It is currently 6:59 AM in Washington and 3:59 AM in Redwood City.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Redwood City is 2855 miles. It takes approximately 44h 16m to drive from Washington to Redwood City.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Redwood City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Washington Dulles Airport is to bus which takes 38 min and costs $8.

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