There are 10 ways to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  2h 45m

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

$126 - $431

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Bus via Washington  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from 28 Allen St., NYC to Washington DC FlixBus

$23 - $28

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Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles  •  2h 58m

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

$123 - $3,015

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St - Wash Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$105 - $510

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$95 - $421

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$121 - $502

Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door

$118 - $426

Train  •  4h 53m

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

$45 - $136

Bus  •  5h 35m

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

$35 - $58

Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) 250.2 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to bus via Washington which costs $22 - $29 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 2h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). However, there are services departing from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street and arriving at Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door via N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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The distance between New York and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 222 miles. The road distance is 250.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) without a car is to train which takes 4h 53m and costs $45 - $140.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

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New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, depart from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street.

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The best way to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to fly which takes 2h 45m and costs $120 - $440. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $140 and takes 4h 53m, you could also bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, arrive at Arlington, VA station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).
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  • Distance: 221.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

United Airlines flies from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $130 and the journey takes 3h 6m. Amtrak also services this route once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $170
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
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 W 4 St - Wash Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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 New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $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 New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Vamoose Bus
Phone
+1 212-695-6766
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Economy
$30
Premium
$75
Tripper Bus
Website
tripperbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
tripperbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Regular
$27
Elite
$50
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from 28 Allen St., NYC to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from New York to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD).

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

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There are 175+ hotels available in Washington Dulles Airport (IAD). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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