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

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  •  4 h 14 min

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

$125 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 7 min

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

$31 - $40

9 alternative options

Subway, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$84 - $206

Subway, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the subway from DUNN LORING MERRIFIELD station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Newark, Nj 2426

$31 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Fairfax to Newark 237.3 miles

$23 - $35

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$106 - $490

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  4. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$73 - $450

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  2. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$100 - $363

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$86 - $314

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH 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 34 St - Herald Sq
  4. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$117 - $453

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  2. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  4. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$218 - $857

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fairfax to New Jersey is to subway and fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Fairfax and New Jersey is 178 miles. The road distance is 237.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Fairfax to New Jersey, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Fairfax, VA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Fairfax to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Fairfax to Newark 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from DUNN LORING MERRIFIELD station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Vienna/Fairfax, VA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA
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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