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There are 10 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station Acela / ...

$41 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus via 34 St-Hudson Yards  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from 36th St & 11th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC New York / ...

$23 - $38

8 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from New York - Times Square to Dupont Cir, Washington DC Times Square

$27

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House 232.4 miles

$22 - $35

Line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$72 - $273

Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$101 - $516

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 32m

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

$120 - $527

Line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$110 - $381

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4h 22m

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

$128 - $385

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House by walk and bus

The journey time between Grand Central Terminal (Station) and AKA White House is around 4h 30m and covers a distance of around 233 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 30m. Services are operated by Washington Deluxe. Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 30m
Fastest journey time:
4h 30m
Journey distance:
233 miles
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
46 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:00
Last service departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House walk and bus schedules

Grand Central Terminal (Station) → AKA White House
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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House is to bus via 34 St-Hudson Yards which costs $22 - $40 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House is to line 7 subway and fly which costs $70 - $280 and takes 3h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York - Times Square and arriving at Dupont Cir, Washington DC. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House station. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at FARRAGUT NORTH station via UNION STATION station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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It is 208 miles from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House. It is approximately 232.4 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House without a car is to train which takes 3h 41m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House, including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House bus services, operated by Washington Deluxe, depart from New York - Times Square station.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House is to train which takes 3h 41m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 and takes 5h 4m, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $550 and takes 3h 38m.

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  • Distance: 208 miles
  • Duration: 3h 41m

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal (Station), NY, USA and AKA White House, DC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 59m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Washington Deluxe operates a bus from New York - Times Square to Dupont Cir, Washington DC twice daily. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 4h 30m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $330
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak

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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York - Times Square to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
gotobus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 36th St & 11th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House bus services, operated by Washington Deluxe, arrive at Dupont Cir, Washington DC station.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House is 232 miles. It takes approximately 4h 4m to drive from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to AKA White House.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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