There are 11 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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

Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington  •  1 h 45 min

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

$75 - $308

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Carrollton, Md 2905 / ...

$35 - $78

9 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles, subway  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$74 - $291

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore, subway  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$141 - $690

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$81 - $453

Train, train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$129 - $517

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$125 - $457

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$133 - $357

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5 h 14 min

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

$90 - $216

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Arlington, VA

$44 - $61

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington 247.1 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

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

More details

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington is to fly which costs $75 - $310 and takes 1 h 45 min.

More details

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Arlington is 216 miles. The road distance is 247.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Arlington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Rome2rio guide to
rome2rio.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 New York, Ny to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.