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There are 10 ways to get from Edison to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3h 5m

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

$112 - $317

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Bus  •  3h 40m

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

$16 - $30

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3h 36m

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

$81 - $210

Train, bus  •  6h 4m

  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

$27 - $44

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Edison to Washington 200.1 miles

$19 - $29

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$120 - $504

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 19m

  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 - $457

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$116 - $378

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 16m

  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

$88 - $336

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 31m

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

$236 - $628

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edison to Washington is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Edison to Washington is to train which costs $110 - $320 and takes 3h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Brunswick, NJ and arriving at Washington, DC. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edison station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Edison Station and arriving at Washington Union Station via Metropark Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Edison and Washington is 180 miles. The road distance is 200.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edison to Washington without a car is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs $110 - $320.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Edison to Washington, including transfers.

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Edison to Washington bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from New Brunswick, NJ station.

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Edison to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Metropark Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Edison to Washington is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs $110 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $30 and takes 3h 40m.

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  • Distance: 180 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

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 2h 25m. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Edison to Washington 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.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
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
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
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
ourbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Edison to Washington bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Washington, DC station.

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Edison to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edison to Washington is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Edison to Washington.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 853+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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