There are 4 ways to get from Washington to Wichita by plane, train, night bus, 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  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Wichita (ICT) DCA - ICT

$201 - $826

Cheapest option

Bus  •  33 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Topeka, Ks
  3. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Wichita, Ks

$126 - $308

2 alternative options

Train, night bus  •  32 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Drive  •  20 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Wichita 1254.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Wichita is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Wichita is to fly which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $200 - $850.

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The distance between Washington and Wichita is 1773 km. The road distance is 2008 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Washington to Wichita, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Wichita. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Wichita, Ks via Pittsburgh, Pa and Topeka, Ks. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Wichita, KS, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Washington to Wichita hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Wichita via Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa, and Topeka, Ks in around 33 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wichita via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Newton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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