There are 10 ways to get from Arlington to New Jersey by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 57 min

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

$124 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus Lacubanabus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Union City, NJ Direct route

$1 - $4

8 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$83 - $205

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Newark, Nj 2426

$28 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Newark 224.1 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  2 h 58 min

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

$105 - $488

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$72 - $448

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$99 - $362

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$86 - $329

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$193 - $482

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to New Jersey is to bus which costs $1 - $4 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to New Jersey is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Arlington and New Jersey is 167 miles. The road distance is 224.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Arlington to New Jersey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arlington to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Arlington, VA and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via 31St St At Palisade Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Arlington to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, operates a bus from Arlington to Newark 5 times a week, and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Arlington, VA to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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