How to travel from Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC

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Travel Information to Washington, DC from Norfolk, VA

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $69
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $37 (€33) • 4 h 24 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $69 (€61) • 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, psa airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 147 miles (237 km) between Norfolk, VA and Washington, DC. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 58 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, psa airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC.

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There are 3 ways that you can travel to Washington, DC from Norfolk, VA. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Washington, DC from Norfolk, VA is by taking a train, which costs on average $37 (€33).

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

A train is $9 (€8) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC costing on average $46 (€41).

A train is generally $32 (€28) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $69 (€61) from Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC.

The fastest way to get to Washington, DC from Norfolk, VA is by flight with an average travel time of 58 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Washington, DC by train can take on average 4 h 24 min.

Washington, DC is approximately 147 miles (237 km) away from Norfolk, VA.

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

  • 1 train a day.

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

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

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

    • Travel with Greyhound to go to Washington, DC by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Greyhound Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC tickets on Omio for $46 (€41).
    • Travel with psa airlines for flights to Washington, DC. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for psa airlines Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC tickets on Omio for $69 (€61).
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to Washington, DC by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC tickets on Omio for $37 (€33).

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

    • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Washington, DC with Amtrak.

    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.

    Looking to extend your trip from Norfolk, VA to Washington, DC? Many Omio customers who go from Norfolk, VA 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.

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

    • A bus ticket costs $46 (€41) one way on average for this trip.
    • A plane ticket costs $69 (€61) one way on average for this journey.
    • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $37 (€33) one way.

    But we recommend booking Norfolk, VA 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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