There are 11 ways to get from Newark to Herndon by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 51 min

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

$130 - $336

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Bus OurBus  •  6 h 1 min

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

$25 - $45

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$90 - $212

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc 2415 / ...

$34 - $79

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Herndon 237.8 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  2 h 48 min

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

$93 - $360

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station 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

$157 - $579

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T

$104 - $490

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station 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

$124 - $436

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station 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 bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T

$118 - $579

Fly Newark to Baltimore, train, subway, line 950 bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Take the line 950 bus from Wiehle Metro Bay H to Center St @ Locust St

$183 - $661

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Herndon is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Herndon is to fly which costs $90 - $360 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Newark and Herndon is 211 miles. The road distance is 237.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Herndon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Newark to Herndon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Newark to Herndon is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $130 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $45 and takes 6 h 1 min, you could also fly, which costs $90 - $360 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Herndon is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Newark to Herndon.

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

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There are 188+ hotels available in Herndon. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Herndon.
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  • Distance: 210.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Herndon hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Newark to Herndon 4 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
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 Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
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.

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Contact Details
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
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Wiehle Metro Bay H to Center St @ Locust St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $2.

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