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from Durham, NC to Washington, DC

You can get from Durham, NC to Washington, DC by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Durham, NC to Washington, DC on Jan 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:27AMDurham Station7h04 04:31PMUnion Station
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$671One-way
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09:27AMDurham Station7h04 04:31PMUnion Station
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$671One-way
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09:15AMDurham, NC8h05 05:20PMWashington, DC
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$721One-way
08:25AMRaleigh-Durham International Airport, NC1h13 09:38AMDulles International Airport, VA
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$1991One-way
07:53AMRaleigh-Durham International Airport, NC1h26 09:19AMRonald Reagan National Airport, VA
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$1991One-way

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Jan 23
$67Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$197United
Mon
Jan 24
$68Amtrak
$25Flixbus
$176United
Tue
Jan 25
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$67Greyhound
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Jan 26
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Jan 27
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Travel Information from Durham, NC to Washington, DC

distanceDistance224 miles (362 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $106
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€20) • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $106 (€87) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, psa airlines or Amtrak

Travel 224 miles (362 km) by bus, flight or train between Durham, NC and Washington, DC. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, psa airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Durham, NC to Washington, DC.

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FAQs

How do I get from Durham, NC to Washington, DC?

There are 3 ways to travel from Durham, NC to Washington, DC including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Durham, NC to Washington, DC?

The cheapest way to get from Durham, NC to Washington, DC is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€20) compared to other travel options to Washington, DC:

A bus is generally $81 (€67) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $106 (€87) from Durham, NC to Washington, DC.

A bus is $27 (€22) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Durham, NC to Washington, DC costing on average $52 (€43).

What is the fastest way to travel between Durham, NC and Washington, DC?

The quickest way to travel between Durham, NC and Washington, DC is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Washington, DC by bus can take on average 4 h 35 min.

In comparison, getting to Washington, DC by train can take on average 7 h 4 min.

What is the distance between Durham, NC and Washington, DC?

Washington, DC is approximately 224 miles (362 km) away from Durham, NC.

How many services a day are there to Washington, DC from Durham, NC?

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

  • 2 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Durham, NC? Where do I arrive in Washington, DC?

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

    Which travel companies can get me from Durham, NC to Washington, DC?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Durham, NC to Washington, DC, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Flixbus can take you to Washington, DC by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Durham, NC to Washington, DC for $25 (€20).
    • Psa airlines can take you to Washington, DC by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for psa airlines from Durham, NC to Washington, DC for $106 (€87).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Washington, DC. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Durham, NC to Washington, DC tickets on Omio for $52 (€43).

    What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Durham, NC to Washington, DC?

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Durham, NC to Washington, DC often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Durham, NC and Washington, DC itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Washington, DC and any of these top destinations today!

    When should I book a ticket from Durham, NC to Washington, DC online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Durham, NC 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 $25 (€20) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $106 (€87) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing on average $52 (€43) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Durham, NC 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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