DC to Virginia Beach is about 3 hours and 50 minutes away. Virginia Beach is the most visited ocean destination in Virginia. DC to Ocean City, Maryland is a shorter destination time of about 2 hours 50 minutes.
Given is the calculated distance as well as the driving travel time, which does not take into account driving conditions, traffic, etc. The distance between Raleigh, North Carolina and Virginia Beach, Virginia is 202 miles. The resulting travel time is 3 hours and 26 minutes.