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There are 9 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  2h 7m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$106 - $485

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Bus Boltbus  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark

$23 - $41

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Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway, bus  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to KING STREET station
  3. Take the bus from King Street Sta - Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St

$104 - $359

Bus, line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  4. Take the bus from King Street Sta - Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St

$86 - $465

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  4. Take the bus from King Street Sta - Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St

$98 - $348

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional

$93 - $211

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5h 12m

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

$142 - $372

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2415 / ...

$43 - $73

Drive  •  3h 59m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor 222.3 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at St George Blvd & Waterfront St via Newark, Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle, Pennsylvania Ave Se & 8Th St Se and Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 7m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and National Harbor is 201 miles. The road distance is 222.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor without a car is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs $90 - $220.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Newark station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor is to fly which takes 2h 7m and costs $100 - $490. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $220 and takes 5h 1m, you could also bus, which costs $22 - $45 and takes 7h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Washington station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor.
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  • Distance: 201.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and National Harbor, MD, USA?

United Airlines flies from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $180 and the journey takes 3h 8m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28m
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
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $140
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from King Street Sta - Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Book at
Newark Airport Express
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.

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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
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 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor is 222 miles. It takes approximately 3h 59m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to National Harbor.

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

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There are 840+ hotels available in National Harbor. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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