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There are 8 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly to New York JFK, train, subway  •  2h 27m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  3. Take the subway from Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr to 18 Av

$99 - $510

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Bus via Broadway/Walker St  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington / ...

$26 - $48

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  2h 55m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from 34 St-Herald Sq to 18 Av

$77 - $280

Fly to Newark, subway  •  2h 52m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the subway from 34 St-Herald Sq to 18 Av

$129 - $525

Fly to White Plains, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

Train  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Acela / ...

$42 - $139

Bus  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York City 2601 / ...

Drive  •  4h 6m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av 227.5 miles

$22 - $35

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → 18 Av
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The cost-effective way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av is to drive, which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av is to fly and train and subway which costs $95 - $550 and takes 2h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to 18 Av. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at 18 Av via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, Washington Union Station and 34 St-Herald Sq. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 18 Av is 203 miles. The road distance is 227.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs $40 - $140.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av, including transfers.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs $40 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus via Broadway/Walker St, which costs $26 - $50 and takes 6h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and 18 Av, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Peak
$3 - $12
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 Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr to 18 Av
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St-Herald Sq to 18 Av
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av is 228 miles. It takes approximately 4h 6m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to 18 Av.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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