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There are 8 ways to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range by plane, bus, car, train or night bus

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Fly Reagan Washington to El Paso, bus

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to El Paso (ELP)
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University

7 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Roswell, drive

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Roswell (ROW)
  2. Drive from Roswell to White Sands Missile Range

Fly Washington Dulles to El Paso, bus

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to El Paso (ELP)
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University

Train to Baltimore, fly to El Paso, bus

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to El Paso (ELP)
  3. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University

Train to Charlottesville, fly to El Paso, bus

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to El Paso (ELP)
  3. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University

Train to Richmond, fly to El Paso, bus

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to El Paso (ELP)
  3. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University

Train, night bus

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  3. Take the night bus from Albuquerque to Las Cruces

Drive

  1. Drive from Washington to White Sands Missile Range

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range is to drive which costs $200 - $290 and takes 32h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range is to fly and drive which costs $220 - $850 and takes 11h 26m.

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The distance between Washington and White Sands Missile Range is 1715 miles. The road distance is 2042.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range without a car is to train and night bus which takes 2 days 1h and costs $300 - $430.

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It takes approximately 12h 43m to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to El Paso Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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White Sands Missile Range is 2h behind Washington. It is currently 2:01 PM in Washington and 12:01 PM in White Sands Missile Range.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to White Sands Missile Range is 2042 miles. It takes approximately 32h 37m to drive from Washington to White Sands Missile Range.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to El Paso Airport.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Washington to White Sands Missile Range.
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  • Distance: 1715 miles
  • Duration: 12h 43m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and White Sands Missile Range, NM, USA?

There is no direct connection from Washington to White Sands Missile Range. However, you can take the subway to NATIONAL AIRPORT station, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to El Paso, take the walk to 2027 Airway/Hilton, take the line 50 bus to Downtown Transit Ctr Bay A, take the walk to Downtown El Paso, take the bus to New Mexico State University, then take the bus to White Sands Missile Range. Alternatively, you can take the subway to NATIONAL AIRPORT station, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Roswell, then take the drive to White Sands Missile Range.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $6,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $6,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $6,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Birmingham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Columbus, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Memphis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Raleigh/Durham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Nashville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via New Orleans, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Roswell via Atlanta, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $5,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $5,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $5,500
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Charlotte, Austin
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via New York La Guardia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Charlotte, Austin
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Atlanta, Austin
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Atlanta, Dallas
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $7,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $7,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $7,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $7,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $7,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $7,500
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Baltimore to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $410
Flights from Charlottesville to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Flights from Richmond to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$2 - $4
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
25h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Business Seat
$280 - $400
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to New Mexico State University
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
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
Night bus from Albuquerque to Las Cruces
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75

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