There are 7 ways to get from Newport News to Arlington by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  1h 49m

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ORF - DCA
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$181 - $335

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Bus via Newport News Transfer Center  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Hampton, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station Virginia Beach

$24 - $52

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Fly to Washington Dulles  •  2h 18m

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ORF - IAD

$185 - $367

Fly to Baltimore, subway  •  3h 5m

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Baltimore (BWI) ORF - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$203 - $464

Train  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from Newport News Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$60 - $117

Bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Hampton, Va to Washington, Dc 3038 / ...

$31 - $46

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Newport News to Arlington 170.6 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Newport News to Arlington is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Newport News to Arlington is to fly and subway which costs $180 - $340 and takes 1h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newport News to Arlington. However, there are services departing from Jefferson & Pilot House and arriving at Washington Blvd & N Lincoln St via Newport News Transfer Center, Hampton, VA, North Capitol Street and Massachusetts Avenue NW and I St Nw & 19Th St Nw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Newport News and Arlington is 130 miles. The road distance is 170.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport News to Arlington without a car is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs $60 - $120.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Newport News to Arlington, including transfers.

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Newport News to Arlington bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Hampton, VA station.

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The best way to get from Newport News to Arlington is to fly which takes 2h 18m and costs $180 - $370. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $120 and takes 5h 13m, you could also bus via Newport News Transfer Center, which costs $23 - $55 and takes 7h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Norfolk Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Newport News to Arlington bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Washington, DC - Union Station.

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  • Distance: 129.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 49m

What companies run services between Newport News, VA, USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Newport News to Arlington 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newport News to Arlington twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newport News Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Hampton, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $40
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megabus.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 Hampton, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport News to Arlington is 171 miles. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Newport News to Arlington.

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American Airlines offers flights from Norfolk Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 896+ hotels available in Arlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newport News to Norfolk Airport is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs $65 - $80.

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