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

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Bus Megabus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv 1651 / ...

$40 - $65

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Bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa 4407 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv 1651 / ...

$48 - $112

Train, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv 1651 / ...

$64 - $159

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Wheeling 271.9 miles

$26 - $40

Fly from Reagan Washington, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) DCA - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv

$128 - $373

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IAD - PIT
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv

$89 - $280

Train to Baltimore, fly, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) BWI - PIT
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv

$121 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Wheeling is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Wheeling is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Wheeling. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Wheeling, Wv via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Washington and Wheeling is 214 miles. The road distance is 271.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Wheeling without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to get from Washington to Wheeling, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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Washington to Wheeling bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wheeling, Wv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Wheeling is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Washington to Wheeling.

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  • Distance: 213.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 50 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Wheeling, WV, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Wheeling via Pittsburgh, PA and Pittsburgh, Pa in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Pittsburgh via Morgantown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Train operators
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 Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
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
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 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
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Wheeling, Wv
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $85

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Wheeling. Prices start at $75 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 $2 - $4.

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