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There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to Stafford 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  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Brooke Fredericksburg Line

$143 - $350

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC Washington - Newark, NJ Route / ...
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Brooke Fredericksburg Line

$36 - $62

8 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark
  2. Take the bus from 11th St @ E St NW to Route 234 Commuter Lot Mc-100 / ...

$58 - $89

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Stafford 262.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Brooke

$122 - $510

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 21 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 train from Alexandria to Brooke

$90 - $471

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the train from L Enfant to Brooke

$118 - $386

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  6 h 30 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
  4. Take the train from L Enfant to Brooke

$136 - $477

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  6 h 41 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
  4. Take the train from L Enfant to Brooke

$103 - $336

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles, train  •  6 h 25 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
  3. Take the train from L Enfant to Brooke

$237 - $881

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Stafford is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Stafford is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Stafford is 198 miles. The road distance is 262.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Stafford without a car is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $140 - $350.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from New Jersey to Stafford, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Stafford is to train which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $140 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $90 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Stafford is 262 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to drive from New Jersey to Stafford.

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

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There are 58+ hotels available in Stafford. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Stafford.
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  • Distance: 198.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Newark to Stafford via Washington Union Station, Union Station, and Brooke in around 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Stafford via Washington, Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw, 11th St @ E St NW, and Route 234 Commuter Lot in around 6 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 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 Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
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 19 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
Virginia Railway Express
Phone
+1 703-684-1001
Website
vre.org
Train from Union Station to Brooke
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
vre.org
Train from Alexandria to Brooke
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
vre.org
Train from L Enfant to Brooke
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
vre.org
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
Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission
Website
prtctransit.org
Bus from 11th St @ E St NW to Route 234 Commuter Lot
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
prtctransit.org
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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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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