There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Roanoke Rapids by train, taxi, bus, 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

Train, taxi  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak Silver Star / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Rocky Mount Amtrak to Roanoke Rapids

$146 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to South Hill
  3. Take a taxi from South Hill to Roanoke Rapids

$121 - $182

7 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Roanoke Rapids 196.2 miles

$19 - $28

Fly Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham, bus, taxi  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DCA - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc
  3. Take a taxi from Rocky Mount, Nc to Roanoke Rapids

$203 - $394

Fly Reagan Washington to Norfolk, bus, taxi  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  2. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Ahoskie
  3. Take a taxi from Ahoskie to Roanoke Rapids

$266 - $467

Fly Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham, bus, taxi  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IAD - RDU
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc
  3. Take a taxi from Rocky Mount, Nc to Roanoke Rapids

$209 - $441

Train to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus, taxi  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc
  4. Take a taxi from Rocky Mount, Nc to Roanoke Rapids

$256 - $551

Fly Washington Dulles to Norfolk, bus, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  2. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Ahoskie
  3. Take a taxi from Ahoskie to Roanoke Rapids

$272 - $504

Fly Washington Dulles to Richmond, bus, taxi  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Richmond (RIC) IAD - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to South Hill
  3. Take a taxi from South Hill to Roanoke Rapids

$303 - $575

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Roanoke Rapids is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Roanoke Rapids is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Washington and Roanoke Rapids is 173 miles. The road distance is 196.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Washington to Roanoke Rapids, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Roanoke Rapids, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Washington to Roanoke Rapids. However, you can take the train to Rocky Mount Amtrak then take the taxi to Roanoke Rapids. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Richmond, Va, take the bus to South Hill, then take the taxi to Roanoke Rapids.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
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 Rocky Mount Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
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 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 South Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Rocky Mount, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Ahoskie
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Other operators
Taxi from Rocky Mount Amtrak to Roanoke Rapids
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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