There are 10 ways to get from Arlington to Newark 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 47 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station 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 24 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 Newark  •  2 h 51 min

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

$105 - $488

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 18 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 La Guardia, train  •  4 h

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

$114 - $577

Subway to Baltimore, fly to Newark  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR

$127 - $683

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 2 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 New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station

$126 - $454

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Newark 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 Newark is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arlington to Newark. 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 Newark is 203 miles. The road distance is 224.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Newark without a car is to train which takes 3 h 47 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Arlington to Newark, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Arlington to Newark is to train which takes 3 h 47 min and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 5 h 13 min, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Newark.
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  • Distance: 202.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Arlington, VA, USA and Newark, NJ, 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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 Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
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
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
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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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