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There are 12 ways to get from Edison to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

Select a route 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 14 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$112 - $317

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC NY - DC Intercity

$16 - $30

10 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$81 - $210

Train, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC

$17 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Edison to Washington 200.1 miles

$19 - $29

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 18 min

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

$120 - $504

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 20 min

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

$74 - $455

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$116 - $378

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 31 min

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

$86 - $334

Fly Newark to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$193 - $665

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 25 min

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

$237 - $629

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$263 - $1,003

Map of how to get from Edison to Washington.
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  • Distance: 180 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Edison, NJ, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Edison to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 hours 25 minutes. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Edison to Washington 3 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 3 hours 30 minutes.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Avg. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
Avg. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Rome2rio guide to
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Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
ourbus.com

How far is it from Edison to Washington?

The distance between Edison and Washington is 288 km. The road distance is 320 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edison to Washington?

The cheapest way to get from Edison to Washington is to drive which costs $24 and takes 3 hours 34 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Edison to Washington?

The quickest way to get from Edison to Washington is to train which takes 3 hours 14 minutes and costs $250.

Is there a direct train between Edison and Washington?

No, there is no direct train from Edison to Washington. However, there are services departing from Edison Station and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Metropark - Iselin Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 hours 14 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Edison and Washington?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick, NJ and arriving at Washington, DC. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 30 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Edison to Washington?

It takes approximately 3 hours 14 minutes to get from Edison to Washington, including transfers.