There are 10 ways to get from Fort Washington to New York by train, bus, car, subway 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.

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

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

$173 - $403

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington

$22 - $38

8 alternative options

Bus Eastern Bus  •  7 h 1 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 Fort Washington to New York 238.5 miles

$23 - $35

Bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  4. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$71 - $451

Bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$83 - $330

Bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$123 - $508

Bus to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$117 - $455

Bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Take the subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  4. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  5. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$197 - $673

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to White Plains, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  3. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

$177 - $632

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Washington to New York. However, there are services departing from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr and arriving at New York 6th Ave via Southern Ave Se & Valley Ter Se, 8th Street and E Street SE and Washington Union. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

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The distance between Fort Washington and New York is 214 miles. The road distance is 238.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Washington to New York without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Fort Washington to New York, including transfers.

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Fort Washington to New York bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Washington Union station.

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The best way to get from Fort Washington to New York is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 32 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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Fort Washington to New York bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at New York 6th Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Washington to New York is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to drive from Fort Washington 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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Map of how to get from Fort Washington to New York.
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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Fort Washington, MD, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Fort Washington to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Fort Washington to New York 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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 New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 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
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to ARCHIVES station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SOUTHERN AVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
boltbus.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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Fort Washington Rd & Tantallon Dr to Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay F
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com

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