There are 9 ways to get from New Haven to Washington by train, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$150 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. Southbound

$36 - $54

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$40 - $57

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Washington 309.2 miles

$30 - $45

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$139 - $635

Train to Hartford, fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BDL - DCA

$106 - $300

Train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 51 min

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

$190 - $693

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$150 - $514

Train, line 971 bus to White Plains, fly  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
  2. Take the line 971 bus from Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St to Martine Ave and Court St
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$172 - $765

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Washington is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Washington is to train and fly which costs $100 - $300 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Washington is 275 miles. The road distance is 309.2 miles.

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The train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak takes 4 h 47 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Washington. However, there are services departing from New Haven, Ct and arriving at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. via New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Haven Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Washington every 3 hours. Tickets cost $150 - $410 and the journey takes 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Washington via New York, Ny and New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Hartford to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$150 - $300
First Class Seat
$250 - $410
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
Train from New Haven to Stamford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $19
Onboard
$17 - $24
At station
$14 - $18
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Stamford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St to Martine Ave and Court St
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com

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