There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Sandusky by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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 Cleveland, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Cleveland (CLE) DCA - CLE
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$151 - $466

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak Capitol Limited

$61 - $148

8 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Cleveland, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cleveland (CLE) IAD - CLE
  3. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$177 - $413

Train to Baltimore, fly to Cleveland, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cleveland (CLE) BWI - CLE
  3. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$214 - $483

Fly Reagan Washington to Detroit, bus, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Detroit (DTW) DCA - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$132 - $430

Fly Washington Dulles to Detroit, bus, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Detroit (DTW) IAD - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$138 - $437

Train to Baltimore, fly to Detroit, bus, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Detroit (DTW) BWI - DTW
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  4. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$155 - $517

Train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak Capitol Limited

$75 - $210

Bus  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Sandusky, Oh 4411 / ...

$66 - $145

Drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Sandusky 419.3 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Sandusky, OH, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington to Sandusky once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 11 h 57 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to Sandusky hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 13 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Washington, Dc to Sandusky, Oh
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Sandusky is 559 km. The road distance is 671 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Sandusky is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Sandusky is to fly and train which takes 5 h 41 min and costs $150 - $470.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Sandusky Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Washington to Sandusky, including transfers.