How to travel from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC

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Travel Information to Washington, DC from Lynchburg, VA

distanceDistance153 miles (247 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$25 - $46
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€21) • 3 h 41 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€21) • 3 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Amtrak

Travel 153 miles (247 km) by train or bus from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC.

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from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC

How to get from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Amtrak
07:39AM3h50
Kemper Street Station, Lynchburg, VA
11:29AMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$251One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
07:39AM3h50
Kemper Street Station, Lynchburg, VA
11:29AMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$251One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Amtrak
05:47PM3h41
Kemper Street Station, Lynchburg, VA
09:28PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$251One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Amtrak
09:41AM4h06
Kemper Street Station, Lynchburg, VA
01:47PMUnion Station, Washington, DC
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
06:20AM6h20
Lynchburg, VA
12:40PMWashington, DC
$591One-way
1 transfer

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You can travel by travel from Lynchburg to Washington with Amtrak. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey between Lynchburg and Washington, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    FAQs: Travel from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC

    FAQs: Travel to Washington, DC easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC.
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    There are 2 options to travel from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC including taking a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Washington, DC from Lynchburg, VA is by taking a train, which costs on average $25 (€21).

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

    Taking a train costs $22 (€19) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $46 (€40).

    The fastest way from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 41 min.

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

    Bus takes on average 6 h 20 min.

    Washington, DC is approximately 153 miles (247 km) away from Lynchburg, VA.

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

    • 1 bus per day.
    • Around 2 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Lynchburg, VA and Washington, DC as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC:

      The following travel companies offer services from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC:

      • Megabus can take you to Washington, DC by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Megabus from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC for $52 (€45).
      • Amtrak can take you to Washington, DC by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC for $25 (€21).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC with the following travel companies:

      • 1 direct bus per day with Megabus.
      • Direct train available with Amtrak 2 direct trains per day.

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

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Lynchburg, VA to Washington, DC often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, Newark, NJ, Baltimore, MD or Boston, MA. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Lynchburg, VA and Washington, DC itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Washington, DC and any of these top destinations today!

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