There are 7 ways to get from Washington to West Chester by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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, line 104 bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St 104

$102 - $256

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA

$21 - $31

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002

$27 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Washington to West Chester 126.4 miles

$12 - $18

Fly from Reagan Washington, line 104 bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$169 - $439

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 104 bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  3. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$195 - $816

Train to Baltimore, fly, line 104 bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  3. Take the line 104 bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St

$272 - $706

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to West Chester is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to West Chester is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Washington and West Chester is 107 miles. The road distance is 126.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Washington to West Chester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to West Chester. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Chestnut St & Darlington St via Market St & 30th St - FS and 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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Washington to West Chester bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at 30Th St. Phl. station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to West Chester.
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  • Distance: 106.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and West Chester, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to West Chester hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
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
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from 69th St Transportation Center West Terminal to Chestnut St & Darlington St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
septa.org
Greyhound USA
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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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