There are 11 ways to get from Alexandria to Long Branch by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via UNION STATION station  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$47 - $147

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Bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. Washington DC-NYC / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch PABT-Ocean Grove / ...

$31 - $52

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Train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$47 - $137

Bus via Philadelphia  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Asbury Park Transportation Ctr 317

$34 - $78

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Alexandria to Long Branch 216.8 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  4h 19m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch

$123 - $507

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$77 - $459

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$91 - $338

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$95 - $327

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$175 - $595

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch

$209 - $539

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The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Long Branch is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandria to Long Branch is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alexandria to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from N Washington St & King St and arriving at Long Branch via 17Th St & I St Nw, Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. and New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alexandria station to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station and arriving at Long Branch via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, Washington Union Station and Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 3m.

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The distance between Alexandria and Long Branch is 194 miles. The road distance is 216.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Long Branch without a car is to train via UNION STATION station which takes 5h 3m and costs $45 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Alexandria to Long Branch, including transfers.

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Alexandria to Long Branch bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, depart from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. station.

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Alexandria to Long Branch train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Long Branch is to train via UNION STATION station which takes 5h 3m and costs $45 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 8h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Alexandria to Long Branch.
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  • Distance: 194 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Alexandria, VA, USA and Long Branch, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Alexandria to Long Branch via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and Newark Penn Station in around 5h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alexandria to Long Branch via I St & 17Th St Nw, 17Th St & I St Nw, 9Th St Nw & G St Nw, Washington, DC - 715 H St NW., New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St., and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 8h 10m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from 715 H St. NW, DC to 7th Ave. & 33rd St., NYC
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
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 Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Asbury Park Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 18m.

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Alexandria to Long Branch bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Alexandria to Long Branch train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexandria to Long Branch is 217 miles. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Alexandria to Long Branch.

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United Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Long Branch. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 5 min and costs $2 - $3.

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