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Recommended option

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Acela Express

$129 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Newark

$23 - $37

8 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Northeast Regional / ...

$88 - $208

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 31 min

  1. 2415 / ...

$32 - $77

Drive  •  4 h

  1. 227.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 25 min

  1. EWR - DCA

$105 - $494

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 30 min

  1. EWR - IAD

$98 - $366

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4 h 21 min

  1. JFK - DCA

$84 - $336

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 5 min

  1. PHL - IAD

$264 - $1,000

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to McLean hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark to McLean twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
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
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 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Port Authority NYNJ
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to MCLEAN station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Boltbus
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and McLean is 270 km. The road distance is 364 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to bus which costs $23 - $40 and takes 5 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to fly which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $100 - $500.

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to McLean. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Old Dominion Dr & Corner La via Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne, I St Nw & 19Th St Nw and Ballston Station & Bus Bay C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from New Jersey to McLean, including transfers.