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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to University of California by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to San Francisco  •  8h 37m

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

$186 - $512

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Fly Reagan Washington to San Francisco  •  8h 42m

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

$172 - $567

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Oakland  •  8h 24m

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

$205 - $663

Train to Baltimore, fly to San Francisco  •  8h 42m

  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

$225 - $586

Train to Baltimore, fly to San Jose, train  •  10h 26m

  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
  3. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak

$233 - $646

Fly Washington Dulles to Sacramento, train  •  10h 59m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Sacramento (SMF) IAD - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak

$208 - $606

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 Oakland, Ca

$310 - $441

Train  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak California Zephyr

$296 - $420

Drive  •  43h 44m

  1. Drive from Washington to University of California 2822 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to University of California is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 8h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to University of California is to train and fly which costs $200 - $700 and takes 8h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to University of California. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Bancroft Way:Telegraph Av via Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv and Thomas L Berkley Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Washington and University of California is 2439 miles. The road distance is 2822 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to University of California without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 23h and costs $310 - $450.

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It takes approximately 8h 37m to get from Washington to University of California, including transfers.

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Washington to University of California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to University of California is to fly which takes 8h 37m and costs $180 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $450 and takes 2 days 23h, you could also train, which costs $290 - $420 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 37m.

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Washington to University of California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oakland, Ca station.

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  • Distance: 2439 miles
  • Duration: 8h 37m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and University of California, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from Washington to University of California hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to University of California via Harrisburg, Pa, Las Vegas, Nv, Oakland, Ca, Thomas L Berkley Way, and Bancroft Way:Telegraph Av in around 2 days 23h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
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
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.

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 Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
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 Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $90
Flexible
$95 - $140

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University of California is 3h behind Washington. It is currently 7:28 PM in Washington and 4:28 PM in University of California.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to University of California is 2822 miles. It takes approximately 43h 44m to drive from Washington to University of California.

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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 541+ hotels available in University of California. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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

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