There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to Herndon 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  •  4 h 14 min

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

$131 - $338

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark

$26 - $41

8 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc 2415 / ...

$34 - $79

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Herndon 237.8 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$93 - $360

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$111 - $451

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 49 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 Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$78 - $310

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T

$104 - $490

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$212 - $855

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  4. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T

$72 - $451

Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Herndon is 177 miles. The road distance is 237.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Herndon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from New Jersey to Herndon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Herndon is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 51 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Herndon is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from New Jersey to Herndon.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Herndon. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Herndon.
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  • Distance: 177.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Herndon hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark to Herndon twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
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
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 Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Boltbus
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com

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