There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Utah by plane, train, 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.

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Fly Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Salt Lake City (SLC) DCA - SLC

$136 - $396

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Salt Lake City  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Salt Lake City (SLC) BWI - SLC

$239 - $563

Fly Reagan Washington to St George  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to St George (SGU) DCA - SGU

$223 - $453

Fly Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Salt Lake City (SLC) IAD - SLC

$182 - $563

Train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$309 - $905

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut

$222 - $569

Bus, train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago Amtrak, Il 4447
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$281 - $795

Drive  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Salt Lake City 2090.4 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Utah is to fly which costs $130 - $400 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Utah is to fly which costs $130 - $400 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Utah. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Harrisburg, Pa and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Utah. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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The distance between Washington and Utah is 1857 miles. The road distance is 2090.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Utah without a car is to train which takes 2 days 4 h and costs $300 - $950.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Washington to Utah, including transfers.

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

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Washington to Utah train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Utah is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs $130 - $400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $300 - $950 and takes 2 days 4 h, you could also bus, which costs $220 - $600 and takes 2 days 7 h.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Utah.
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  • Distance: 1857.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Utah, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Washington to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Salt Lake City via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Covington
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Covington, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Raleigh/Durham, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Salt Lake City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to St George via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
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
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
38 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $250
Flexible
$300 - $390
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
21 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200

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