There are 7 ways to get from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly from Washington Dulles, taxi  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Alamosa (ALS) IAD - ALS
  2. Take a taxi from Alamosa to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$323 - $1,050

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Bus, drive  •  45 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Walsenburg
  4. Drive from Walsenburg to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$187 - $475

5 alternative options

Fly from Reagan Washington, taxi  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Alamosa (ALS) DCA - ALS
  2. Take a taxi from Alamosa to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$257 - $793

Bus to Baltimore, fly, taxi  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Alamosa (ALS) BWI - ALS
  3. Take a taxi from Alamosa to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$333 - $1,139

Train, bus, drive  •  43 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Raton Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Raton to Walsenburg
  4. Drive from Walsenburg to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$261 - $763

Train, bus Burlington Trailways, drive  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Walsenburg
  4. Drive from Walsenburg to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve

$264 - $566

Drive  •  29 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve 1736.4 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 29 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is to fly and taxi which costs $320 - $1,100 and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Germantown and Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is 1534 miles. The road distance is 1736.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 45 min to get from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Alamosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 2 min and has one stopover.

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Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is 2 h behind Germantown. It is currently 11:12 PM in Germantown and 9:12 PM in Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is 1736 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 8 min to drive from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

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Southwest Airlines, Boutique Air and United Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Alamosa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.
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  • Distance: 1534 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 45 min

What companies run services between Germantown, MD, USA and Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, CO, USA?

There is no direct connection from Germantown to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. However, you can take the line 100 bus to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, take the walk to SHADY GROVE station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, take the subway to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, take the walk to Wiehle-Reston East Station, take the bus to Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4, take the walk to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Alamosa, then take the taxi to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. Alternatively, you can take the line 100 bus to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, take the walk to SHADY GROVE station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, take the subway to NATIONAL AIRPORT station, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Alamosa, then take the taxi to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Knoxville, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Covington, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Nashville, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Philadelphia, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Covington, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Nashville, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Philadelphia, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Alamosa via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Washington Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raton to Walsenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
33 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$260 - $340
Bus from Denver, Co to Walsenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Burlington Trailways
Other operators
Taxi from Alamosa to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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