There are 5 ways to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$48 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Richmond

$12 - $22

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University 106.1 miles

$10 - $15

Subway, fly to Richmond  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Richmond (RIC) IAD - RIC

$170 - $392

Fly to Charlottesville, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlottesville (CHO) IAD - CHO
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va

$281 - $541

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Virginia Commonwealth University, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University?

The distance between Washington and Virginia Commonwealth University is 154 km. The road distance is 170 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $10 - $15.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Virginia Commonwealth University?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington and arriving at Richmond. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University?

It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Washington to Virginia Commonwealth University, including transfers.

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