How to travel from Alexandria to Washington, DC

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Travel Information from Alexandria to Washington, DC

distanceDistance6 miles (10 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $8
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $1 (€1) • 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $8 (€8) • 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak

Travel 6 miles (10 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Alexandria to Washington, DC. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Alexandria to Washington, DC.

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There are 4 ways that you can travel between Alexandria and Washington, DC. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Washington, DC is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Washington, DC:

Taking a bus is usually $7 (€7) less than taking a train to Washington, DC, which costs on average $8 (€8) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Alexandria to Washington, DC is by train with an average journey time of 16 min.

There are alternative travel options to Washington, DC that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 6 miles (10 km) from Alexandria to Washington, DC.

The average frequency per day from Alexandria to Washington, DC is:

  • Around 194 buses per day.
  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Alexandria to Washington, DC as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Alexandria to Washington, DC:

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    • You can take a train from Alexandria to Washington, DC with Amtrak. Cheap tickets can be found for $8 (€8) with Amtrak from Alexandria to Washington, DC.
    Looking to extend your trip from Alexandria to Washington, DC? Many Omio customers who go from Alexandria to Washington, DC usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or London. If you're looking to explore New York City, Paris or London from Washington, DC, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    When planning your trip from Alexandria to Washington, DC, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost on average $1 (€1) one way.
    • Train tickets cost on average $8 (€8) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Alexandria to Washington, DC online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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