There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Vancouver 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.

Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Vancouver  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Vancouver (YVR) DCA - YVR

$173 - $363

10 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to Vancouver  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Vancouver (YVR) IAD - YVR

$179 - $360

Train to Baltimore, fly to Vancouver  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Vancouver (YVR) BWI - YVR

$196 - $470

Fly Reagan Washington to Seattle, train  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Seattle (SEA) DCA - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$190 - $522

Train to Baltimore, fly to Seattle, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Seattle (SEA) BWI - SEA
  3. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$243 - $619

Fly Washington Dulles to Seattle, train  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Seattle (SEA) IAD - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$206 - $529

Train to Newark, fly to Vancouver  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Vancouver (YVR) EWR - YVR

$222 - $641

Train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$399 - $1,180

Bus  •  3 days 10 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 Portland, Or
  4. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Vancouver, Bc

$332 - $854

Bus, train  •  4 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver VIA Rail

$350 - $1,187

Drive  •  46 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Vancouver 2950.6 miles

$390 - $600

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Vancouver, Bc via Harrisburg, Pa, Denver, Co and Portland, Or. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Vancouver station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station via Chicago Union Station and Everett Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19 h.

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The distance between Washington and Vancouver is 2370 miles. The road distance is 2950.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Vancouver without a car is to train which takes 2 days 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Washington to Vancouver, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Washington to Vancouver is to fly which takes 10 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 19 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 3 days 10 h.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Vancouver Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Washington to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Vancouver, Bc station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 2369.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 10 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Vancouver, Canada?

Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Washington to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Vancouver via Chicago Union Station and Everett Amtrak in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Seattle via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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.

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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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 Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $140
Business Seat
$100 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $800
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,100
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.

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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 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 Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Portland, Or to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85

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Washington to Vancouver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Vancouver Pacific Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Vancouver is 2951 miles. It takes approximately 46 h 37 min to drive from Washington to Vancouver.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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There are 580+ hotels available in Vancouver. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs .

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