There are 9 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 12 min

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

$120 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$16 - $65

7 alternative options

Bus Washington Deluxe  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Union Station Southbound

$22 - $23

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington 230.1 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$67 - $444

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 11 min

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

$114 - $501

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 22 min

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

$78 - $325

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 52 min

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

$110 - $375

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$113 - $448

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, Washington Deluxe operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 4 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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 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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Long Island Rail Road
Website
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
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Washington is 332 km. The road distance is 368 km.

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington is to bus which costs $22 - $23 and takes 4 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington is to subway and fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs $65 - $450.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St and arriving at Union Station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

The train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak takes 2 h 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.