There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Wilmington by plane, subway, bus, train 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 Reagan Washington to Wilmington  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Wilmington (ILM) DCA - ILM

$105 - $355

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Raleigh, Nc 1051
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 381 / ...

$53 - $124

6 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Wilmington  •  4 h 17 min

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

$191 - $912

Fly Reagan Washington to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) DCA - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, Sc to Wilmington, Nc

$221 - $705

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Wilmington, NC 6189

Train, bus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fayetteville Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 3736

$75 - $186

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 3736

$53 - $87

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Wilmington 373.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Wilmington is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Wilmington is to fly which costs $100 - $360 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Washington and Wilmington is 328 miles. The road distance is 373.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Washington to Wilmington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Wilmington station. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Downtown Station via Raleigh, Nc and Forden Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Wilmington, NC, USA?

American Airlines flies from Washington to Wilmington 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Wilmington via Raleigh, Nc, Wilmington, Nc, and Forden Station in around 11 h 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fayetteville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach, Sc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Washington, Dc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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