There are 9 ways to get from New Jersey to Arlington 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.

Recommended option

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$127 - $330

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to New Carrollton, Md 2401

$29 - $71

7 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$86 - $203

Bus Lacubanabus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Arlington, VA Direct route

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Arlington 223.6 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$104 - $488

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$72 - $449

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$98 - $362

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$83 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Arlington is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Arlington is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Arlington is 167 miles. The road distance is 223.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from New Jersey to Arlington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey station to Arlington. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Arlington, VA via Union City, NJ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Arlington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, operates a bus from Newark to Arlington 5 times a week, and the journey takes 4 h 15 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 New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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 Newark, Nj to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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