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

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Train  •  3 h 51 min

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

$125 - $347

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  4 h 30 min

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

$20

9 alternative options

Subway, train  •  4 h 59 min

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

$84 - $206

Bus Eastern Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St. Northbound

$26 - $30

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Fairfax to New York 245.7 miles

$24 - $35

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 29 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 W 4 St

$70 - $447

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$84 - $328

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  3 h 33 min

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

$122 - $504

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 6 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 New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  4. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$114 - $450

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 57 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 New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$83 - $311

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 54 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

$116 - $377

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fairfax to New York is to bus which costs $20 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fairfax to New York is to subway and fly which costs $70 - $450 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna/Fairfax, VA and arriving at Manhattan, NY. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Fairfax and New York is 220 miles. The road distance is 245.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fairfax to New York without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $120 - $350.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Fairfax to New York, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Fairfax to New York is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Fairfax to New York.
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  • Distance: 219.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Fairfax to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Fairfax to New York 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
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 New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
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
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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
Website
gobuses.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St.
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fairfax to New York is 246 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Fairfax 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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