There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Yorktown by train, bus, car, plane, taxi 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  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak Northeast Regional

$109 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Hampton, VA

$46 - $66

5 alternative options

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va 3005 / ...

$56 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Yorktown 164.6 miles

$16 - $24

Fly from Reagan Washington, taxi  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  2. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Yorktown

$208 - $373

Train to Baltimore, fly, taxi  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  3. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Yorktown

$281 - $540

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly, taxi  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  3. Take a taxi from Norfolk to Yorktown

$214 - $410

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Yorktown, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Yorktown 3 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Yorktown via Richmond, Va, Hampton, Va, Hampton Transfer Center, Newport News Transfer Center, and Warwick & Lees Mill in around 6 h 1 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Norfolk to Yorktown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Black & White Cabs of Virginia Beach
Phone
+1 757-855-3334
Website
vabeachblackandwhitecabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Yorktown is 190 km. The road distance is 263 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Yorktown is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Yorktown is to drive which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $16 - $24.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Washington to Yorktown, including transfers.