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.

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 17 min

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

$124 - $336

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Bus Lacubanabus  •  5 h 13 min

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

$1 - $4

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Newark Penn Station 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 New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  3 h 37 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 14 St
  3. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$72 - $448

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  3 h 8 min

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

$105 - $487

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 36 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 - $361

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 53 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

$84 - $327

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 to Trenton Transit Center

$193 - $482

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Arlington to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Arlington to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Arlington to New Jersey bus services, operated by , depart from Arlington, VA station.

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The best way to get from Arlington to New Jersey is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 13 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Arlington to New Jersey bus services, operated by , arrive at Union City, NJ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to New Jersey is 224 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Arlington to New Jersey.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 166.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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 30 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 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
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
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

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 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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