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

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3h 35m

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

$124 - $346

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Bus Go Buses  •  4h

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

$28

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4h 37m

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

$83 - $205

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street

$37 - $52

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Arlington to New York 232.5 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3h 13m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$69 - $445

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3h 16m

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

$83 - $326

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  3h 19m

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

$121 - $502

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$113 - $449

Subway to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK

$145 - $701

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

$175 - $626

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to New York is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to New York is to fly and subway which costs $65 - $450 and takes 3h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna/Fairfax and arriving at Manhattan, NY. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between Arlington and New York is 210 miles. The road distance is 232.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to New York without a car is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs $120 - $350.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Arlington to New York, including transfers.

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Arlington to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Vienna/Fairfax station.

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The best way to get from Arlington to New York is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 and takes 4h, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $500 and takes 3h 19m.

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

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Arlington to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Manhattan, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to New York.
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  • Distance: 209.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Arlington to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2h 46m. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Arlington to New York 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
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 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Vienna/Fairfax to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Website
gobuses.com
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to New York is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Arlington to New York.

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

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