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There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House by plane, train, tram, subway, bus or car

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Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington  •  1h 49m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$70 - $329

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Bus via Myrtle Av  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lewis Av/Myrtle Av B15
  2. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC New York / ...

$26 - $44

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Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles  •  2h 43m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$168 - $562

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore, train  •  2h 40m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI
  2. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station

$159 - $617

Tram, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the tram from Terminal 4 to Jamaica Station-Station D
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station Acela / ...

$41 - $145

Bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Washington, DC Peter Pan / ...

$34 - $61

Drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House 244.3 miles

$23 - $35

New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) flights

The flight time between New York JFK (JFK) and Reagan Washington (DCA) is around 1h 38m and covers a distance of around 214 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 25m. Services are operated by Delta and American Airlines. Typically 35 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
1h 38m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 25m
Flight distance:
214 miles
Flights per week:
35
Cheapest price:
$36
Carbon emissions:
113 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:29
Last flight departs at:
21:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) flight schedules

New York JFK Airport (JFK) → AKA White House
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in AKA White House is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House is to fly which costs $70 - $330 and takes 1h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House station. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at FARRAGUT NORTH station via Jamaica, New York Moynihan Train Hall and UNION STATION station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and AKA White House is 212 miles. The road distance is 244.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs $40 - $150.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House is to fly which takes 1h 49m and costs $70 - $330. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $150 and takes 4h 11m, you could also bus, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 6h 40m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House.
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  • Distance: 212 miles
  • Duration: 1h 49m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and AKA White House, DC, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 59m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$13 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
JFK Airtrain
Website
jfkairport.com
Tram from Terminal 4 to Jamaica Station-Station D
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
jfkairport.com
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from JFK AIRPORT/TERMINAL 5 AirTrain STATION to Lewis Av/Myrtle Av
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 24m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to AKA White House.

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

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