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There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to McLean by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3h 42m

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

$129 - $337

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7h 32m

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

$31 - $76

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4h 18m

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

$88 - $208

Bus Lacubanabus  •  6h 41m

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

Drive  •  4h

  1. Drive from Newark to McLean 227.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station

$105 - $494

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  3h 41m

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

$98 - $366

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4h 15m

  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 subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station

$73 - $455

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 11m

  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
  4. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to MCLEAN station

$116 - $457

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4h 22m

  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
  4. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station

$87 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to fly and subway which costs $100 - $500 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey station to McLean. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Old Dominion Dr & Corner La via Union City, NJ, S Walter Reed Dr & Columbia Pike and Ballston Station & Bus Bay C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 41m.

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The distance between New Jersey and McLean is 169 miles. The road distance is 227.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to McLean without a car is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs $120 - $340.

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

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New Jersey to McLean bus services, operated by , depart from Union City, NJ station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 41m, you could also fly, which costs $95 - $370 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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New Jersey to McLean bus services, operated by , arrive at Arlington, VA station.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to McLean.
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  • Distance: 168.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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 2h 43m. Alternatively, operates a bus from Newark to McLean 5 times a week, and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
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 ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to MCLEAN station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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 New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to McLean is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4h to drive from New Jersey to McLean.

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

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There are 914+ hotels available in McLean. Prices start at $79 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 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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