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There are 10 ways to get from New York to White House by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

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

$129 - $336

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Bus Boltbus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union New York

$19 - $33

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Bus Eastern Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 28 Allen St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. Southbound

$24 - $27

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from New York to White House 228.7 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 23 min

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

$67 - $444

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$119 - $503

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$81 - $325

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 9 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 FARRAGUT WEST station

$113 - $451

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 6 min

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

$115 - $380

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$174 - $625

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The cheapest way to get from New York to White House is to bus which costs $19 - $35 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to White House is to train which costs $120 - $340 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to White House. However, there are services departing from New York 6th Ave and arriving at 13Th St Nw & G St Nw via Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between New York and White House is 206 miles. The road distance is 228.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to White House without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from New York to White House, including transfers.

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New York to White House bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from New York 6th Ave station.

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The best way to get from New York to White House is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $35 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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New York to White House bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Washington Union station.

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Map of how to get from New York to White House.
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  • Distance: 206.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and White House, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to White House hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from New York to White House twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
boltbus.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 28 Allen St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to White House is 229 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from New York to White House.

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

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There are 803+ hotels available in White House. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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