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There are 10 ways to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train via Washington Union Station  •  3h 34m

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

$41 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus via STADIUM ARMORY station  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC OurBus

$24 - $44

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Train  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Newark to Alexandria Palmetto / ...

$41 - $128

Bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Union Station, Washington, DC Newark - Washington / ...

$28 - $51

Drive  •  4h 13m

  1. Drive from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station 235.1 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  2h 55m

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

$104 - $509

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn 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

$76 - $282

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3h 49m

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

$102 - $513

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to Franconia Springfield Metro

$112 - $367

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn 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
  4. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to Franconia Springfield Metro

$114 - $390

Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station by train and subway

The journey time between Newark and Franconia–Springfield Station is around 4h 20m and covers a distance of around 235 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 37m. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and Metro Washington DC, the Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station service departs from Newark and arrives in Franconia Springfield Metro. Typically 140 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 20m
Fastest journey time:
3h 37m
Services per week:
140
Cheapest price:
$41
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:13
Last service departs at:
22:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station train and subway schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

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Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Newark → Franconia–Springfield Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Franconia–Springfield Station is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Franconia–Springfield Station is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Franconia–Springfield Station is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station is to drive, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station is to fly which costs $100 - $550 and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark station to Franconia–Springfield Station. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Springfield via Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station. However, there are services departing from Newark and arriving at Franconia Springfield Metro via UNION STATION station and METRO CENTER station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 34m.

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The distance between Newark and Franconia–Springfield Station is 211 miles. The road distance is 235.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station without a car is to train via Washington Union Station which takes 3h 34m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station, including transfers.

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Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Newark station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station is to train via Washington Union Station which takes 3h 34m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 - $55 and takes 5h 37m, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $550 and takes 2h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station.
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  • Distance: 210.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Franconia–Springfield Station, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 39m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark Penn Station to Union Station, Washington, DC 4 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $330
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Train operators
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 Newark to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Newark to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
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 Newark to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Newark to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 34 St-Penn Station to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to Franconia Springfield Metro
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 18m.

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Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Union Station, Washington, DC.

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Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station is 235 miles. It takes approximately 4h 13m to drive from Newark to Franconia–Springfield Station.

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

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There are 505+ hotels available in Franconia–Springfield Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $4.

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