Travel from Jersey-City to Washington

Train, bus or fly from Jersey City to Washington?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Jersey City to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 hours 40 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Jersey City to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $65 and the journey takes 4 hours 20 minutes.

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How to get from Jersey City to Washington

ModeDurationPrice
From Journal Square train to Newark Penn Station Amtrak then train to Washington Union Station Amtrak.3 h 40 min$252
From Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave line 119 bus to New York then bus to Washington.5 h 37 min$28
From Journal Square Transportation Center line 119 bus to Port Authority Bus Terminal, walk to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St., then bus to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW..5 h 40 min$23
From Jersey City drive to Washington.3 h 56 min$26
From Journal Square train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.3 h 16 min$246
From Journal Square train to 34 St - Herald Sq, subway to Roosevelt Av/74 St, bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.3 h 44 min$234
From Journal Square train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Washington Dulles airport, then bus to Washington.3 h 55 min$151
From Journal Square train to 33rd Street, walk to Penn Station, train to Jamaica, NY, AirTrain to New York JFK airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.4 h$143
From Journal Square train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Baltimore airport, bus to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, then train to Washington.4 h 4 min$385
From Journal Square train to 33rd Street, walk to Grand Central, train to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B, line 12 bus to White Plains airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.5 h 54 min$341

How long does it take to get from Jersey City to Washington?

It takes approximately 3 hours 40 minutes to get from Jersey City to Washington, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Jersey City and Washington?

No, there is no direct train from Jersey City to Washington. However, there are services departing from Journal Square and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Newark Penn Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 hours 40 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Jersey City and Washington?

No, there is no direct bus from Jersey City to Washington. However, there are services departing from Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave and arriving at Washington via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 hours 37 minutes.

Operators from Jersey City to Washington

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Port Authority NYNJPort Authority NYNJ
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
NJ TransitNJ Transit
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Hola Bus+1 917-398-0398Hola Bus
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Metro Washington DCMetro Washington DC
New York City Transit (MTA)New York City Transit (MTA)
DeltaDelta
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
Long Island Rail RoadLong Island Rail Road
BWI Airport ShuttleBWI Airport Shuttle
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Westchester County Bee-Line SystemWestchester County Bee-Line System