How to get from Newark to Fairfax

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Recommended option

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 29 min

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

$128 - $332

Cheapest option

Bus via Washington, Dc  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc 2401 / ...

$32 - $74

9 alternative options

Bus Best Bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Vienna Ny2va

$42 - $55

Train Amtrak  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Crescent / ...

$46 - $112

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Fairfax 237.1 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$105 - $489

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  4. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station

$119 - $578

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  3. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$99 - $362

Fly Newark to Baltimore, subway  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station

$189 - $679

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  4. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  5. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$129 - $440

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  4. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  5. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$163 - $581

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Fairfax, VA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Fairfax hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, Best Bus operates a bus from Newark to Fairfax twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark and Fairfax is 340 km. The road distance is 379 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Fairfax is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Newark to Fairfax is to fly and subway which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $100 - $490.

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Newark to Fairfax, including transfers.