There are 11 ways to get from Fairfax to New Jersey by train, bus, subway, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express

$124 - $335

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna/Fairfax, VA to Manhattan, NY

$21 - $24

9 alternative options

Train Amtrak  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$42 - $114

Subway, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from DUNN LORING MERRIFIELD station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton, MD to Newark, NJ 2305

$29 - $73

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Fairfax to Newark 237.3 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA

$73 - $450

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$106 - $490

Fly Washington Dulles to Newark  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$100 - $363

Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$117 - $453

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK

$84 - $312

Fly Washington Dulles to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$219 - $858

What companies run services between Fairfax, VA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Fairfax to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Fairfax to Newark 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Avg. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Avg. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from DUNN LORING MERRIFIELD station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Avg. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Vienna/Fairfax, VA to Manhattan, NY
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Carrollton, MD to Newark, NJ
Avg. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fairfax to New Jersey?

The distance between Fairfax and New Jersey is 284 km. The road distance is 380 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey?

The cheapest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey is to bus which costs $24 and takes 5 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey?

The quickest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey is to fly which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $250.

Is there a direct bus between Fairfax and New Jersey?

No, there is no direct bus from Fairfax to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Vienna/Fairfax, VA and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

How long does it take to get from Fairfax to New Jersey?

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Fairfax to New Jersey, including transfers.