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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Sapphire by plane, taxi, car, train or bus

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Fly Reagan Washington to Asheville, taxi  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Asheville (AVL) DCA - AVL
  2. Take a taxi from Asheville to Sapphire

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Bus, drive via Greenville  •  12h

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Greenville 2470
  2. Drive from Greenville to Sapphire

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Fly Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  4h 34m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) DCA - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Sapphire

Train to Baltimore, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) BWI - GSP
  3. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Sapphire

Fly Reagan Washington to Knoxville, drive  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Knoxville (TYS) DCA - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Sapphire

Fly Washington Dulles to Knoxville, drive  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Knoxville (TYS) IAD - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Sapphire

Bus, drive  •  11h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Anderson, SC New York
  2. Drive from Anderson, SC to Sapphire

Train, bus, drive  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte - Freedom Dr & Ashley Rd to Greenville
  3. Drive from Greenville to Sapphire

Drive  •  9h 15m

  1. Drive from Washington to Sapphire 518.3 miles
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sapphire is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Sapphire is to bus and drive via Greenville which costs $40 - $80 and takes 12h.

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The fastest way to get from Washington to Sapphire is to fly and taxi which takes 4h 2m and costs $260 - $490.

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The distance between Washington and Sapphire is 423 miles. The road distance is 518.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Washington to Sapphire, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Asheville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 44m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Sapphire is 518 miles. It takes approximately 9h 15m to drive from Washington to Sapphire.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Asheville Airport.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Sapphire. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 16 min and costs $1 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Sapphire.
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  • Distance: 422.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 2m

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

There is no direct connection from Washington to Sapphire. However, you can take the subway to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Yellow/Blue Line Track 2 Platform, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Asheville, then take the taxi to Sapphire. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Yellow/Blue Line Track 2 Platform, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, then take the drive to Sapphire.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Baltimore to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Baltimore to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Baltimore to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Amtrak Acela

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Greenville
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult Standard Purchase
$35 - $70
Adult Advance Purchase
$35 - $50
Eagle Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Anderson, SC
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Charlotte - Freedom Dr & Ashley Rd to Greenville
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Asheville to Sapphire
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Asheville Taxi
Phone
+1 828-333-1976
Website
avltaxi.com

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