Travel from Arlington to Hampton

Bus
$13
4h 25min
29 lb of CO2
$
Train
$26
2h 29min
29 lb of CO2
Flight
$118
1h 0min
447 lb of CO2

Arlington to Hampton Flights

There are 2 airports — DCA, IAD — that make sense to fly out of from Arlington and 2 airports — PHF, ORF — to access Hampton. The best deals are usually found by flying out of IAD.

United offers flights from DCA, IAD to PHF, ORF.

The cheapest way by air is via United and flies from Washington Dulles Intl (IAD) to Norfolk Intl (ORF). United flies from Washington Dulles Intl (IAD) to Norfolk Intl (ORF) and is the quickest flight to get you from Arlington to Hampton.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Hampton from Arlington, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$18
2h 34min
30 lb of CO2

Drive from Arlington to Hampton

It's 135 miles between Arlington to Hampton. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 34min and 2h 42min from Arlington to Hampton under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Hampton by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $18.

What is the best way to travel from Arlington to Hampton?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Arlington to Hampton. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Springfield towards Hampton, as it is the cheapest to Hampton. It's common to find tickets for as low as $13. Greyhound operates from Arlington to Hampton, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Arlington to Hampton?

On your trip from Arlington to Hampton, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Arlington to Hampton VA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Arlington to Hampton. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Hampton is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Arlington/Hampton buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Arlington is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Arlington VA and Hampton during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Arlington to Hampton? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Hampton traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Hampton is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Arlington to Hampton?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Arlington to Hampton is by bus. The bus costs $13 roughly and will take 4 hours 25 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Arlington to Hampton?

Amtrak costs about $27 between Arlington and Hampton. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 35 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at WAS Washington Union Station, which is 6 miles from Arlington. Further, once you arrive at NPN Newport News Amtrak or you will still have 6 miles to Hampton.

How long does it take from Arlington to Hampton by car?

The total distance between Arlington and Hampton is 135 miles and will take you about 2 hours 34 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $18.

Arlington to Hampton Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $13
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 0min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 25 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 134 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, United

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Arlington to Hampton
Greyhound
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Arlington to Hampton
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
United from Arlington to Hampton
United
Airline
2002 routes