There are 10 ways to get from National Harbor to New York by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 4 min

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

$126 - $349

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Alexandria, VA to Manhattan, NY

$22 - $24

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Train Amtrak  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to New York Penn Station Carolinian / ...

$67 - $164

Bus Eastern Bus  •  6 h 48 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 9 min

  1. Drive from National Harbor to New York 232.3 miles

$22 - $35

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to Eisenhower Ave & Swamp Fox Rd
  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

$69 - $447

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to Eisenhower Ave & Swamp Fox Rd
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$81 - $326

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to Eisenhower Ave & Swamp Fox Rd
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$121 - $504

Bus, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to King Street Sta - Bus Bay A
  2. Take the subway from KING STREET station to ROSSLYN 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

$117 - $456

Bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to Eisenhower Ave & Swamp Fox Rd
  2. Take the subway from EISENHOWER AV 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

$198 - $673

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from National Harbor to New York. However, there are services departing from St George Blvd & Waterfront St and arriving at Manhattan, NY via Alexandria, VA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between National Harbor and New York is 210 miles. The road distance is 232.3 miles.

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The best way to get from National Harbor to New York without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from National Harbor to New York, including transfers.

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National Harbor to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Alexandria, VA station.

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The best way to get from National Harbor to New York is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 18 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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National Harbor to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Manhattan, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between National Harbor to New York is 232 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to drive from National Harbor to New York.

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

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Map of how to get from National Harbor to New York.
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  • Distance: 210.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between National Harbor, MD, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from National Harbor to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from National Harbor to New York 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
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
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
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
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $160
Business Seat
$130 - $210
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 Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from KING STREET station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EISENHOWER AV station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Alexandria, VA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to Eisenhower Ave & Swamp Fox Rd
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from St George Blvd & Waterfront St to King Street Sta - Bus Bay A
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com

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