How to travel from Durham, NC to Washington, DC

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Travel Information between Durham, NC and Washington, DC

distanceDistance224 miles (362 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $226
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€24) • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $226 (€213) • 1 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Republic Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 224 miles (362 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Durham, NC to Washington, DC. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Republic Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Durham, NC to Washington, DC.

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You can travel to Washington, DC from Durham, NC 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Washington, DC from Durham, NC is by taking a bus, which costs on average $25 (€24).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Washington, DC:

A bus is $200 (€189) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Durham, NC to Washington, DC costing on average $226 (€213).

A bus is $38 (€36) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Durham, NC to Washington, DC costing on average $64 (€60).

The fastest way to get to Washington, DC from Durham, NC is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 6 min.

Other travel options to Washington, DC can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Washington, DC by bus can take on average 5 h 25 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 44 min.

The distance is approximately 224 miles (362 km) from Durham, NC to Washington, DC.

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

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Washington, DC from Durham, NC 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 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 get you to Washington, DC by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Durham, NC to Washington, DC for $25 (€24) on Omio.
    • Republic Airlines can get you to Washington, DC by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Republic Airlines from Durham, NC to Washington, DC for $226 (€213) on Omio.
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to Washington, DC by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Durham, NC to Washington, DC tickets on Omio for $64 (€60).

    Yes, there are direct routes from Durham, NC to Washington, DC with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 1 direct bus per day to take to Washington, DC with Flixbus.

    Direct services to Washington, DC tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Your trip from Durham, NC to Washington, DC doesn't have to end in Washington, DC. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or London. If you’d like to add New York City, Paris or London to your Durham, NC to Washington, DC tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Washington, DC today!

    Before traveling from Durham, NC to Washington, DC, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket is costing on average $25 (€24) one way for this journey.
    • A plane ticket costs $226 (€213) one way on average for this journey.
    • A train ticket is costing on average $64 (€60) one way for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Durham, NC to Washington, DC tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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