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

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 35 min

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

$129 - $337

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Bus Boltbus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark

$23 - $37

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 19 min

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

$88 - $208

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 32 min

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

$32 - $77

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Newark to McLean 227.3 miles

$22 - $35

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 53 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
  4. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station

$73 - $455

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 33 min

  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, subway  •  3 h 32 min

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

$98 - $366

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4 h 26 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
  4. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to MCLEAN station

$85 - $334

Fly Newark to Baltimore, subway  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to Ballston Metro

$128 - $687

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to bus which costs $23 - $40 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to fly and subway which costs $95 - $370 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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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 32 min.

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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 3 h 35 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from New Jersey to McLean, including transfers.

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New Jersey to McLean bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to McLean is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $40 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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New Jersey to McLean bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to McLean.
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  • Distance: 168.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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 38 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
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 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 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 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
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to Ballston Metro
Ave. Duration
47 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
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

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

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 912+ hotels available in McLean. Prices start at $84 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 $1 - $2.

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