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There are 10 ways to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3h 7m

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

$129 - $341

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Bus Boltbus  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark / ...

$27 - $46

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Train via Metropark Amtrak Station  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$121 - $323

Bus Eastern Bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. NYC-Washington DC

$33 - $35

Drive  •  3h 51m

  1. Drive from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington 217.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  2h 44m

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

$108 - $490

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$78 - $457

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 43m

  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

$92 - $338

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  3h 28m

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

$104 - $364

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$124 - $461

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Liberty International Airport Station station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport Railroad Station and arriving at Washington Union Station via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Newark Liberty International Airport Station and Washington is 197 miles. The road distance is 217.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington without a car is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs $120 - $350.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington, including transfers.

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Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $50 and takes 5h 21m, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2h 44m.

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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 Liberty International Airport Station to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington.
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  • Distance: 197.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Newark Liberty International Airport Station, NJ, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2h 41m. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 4h 15m. OurBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
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 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 28m
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
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 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
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington is 217 miles. It takes approximately 3h 51m to drive from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Washington.

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

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There are 859+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark Liberty International Airport Station to Newark Airport is to train which takes 5m and costs $6.

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