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

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Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4h 49m

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

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Train  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton Montauk

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Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton

Fly to Newark, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton

Fly to White Plains, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton

Bus via Washington Union  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave New York / ...
  2. Take the bus from 40th St - EB to East Hampton Hampton-Eastbound / ...

Bus  •  9h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York City 2601 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton Montauk-Eastbound / ...

Drive  •  6h 7m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton 335.9 miles
Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → East Hampton
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton is to fly and train which costs $90 - $310 and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at East Hampton via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, Washington Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 39m.

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It is 298 miles from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton. It is approximately 335.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton without a car is to train which takes 6h 39m and costs $35 - $240.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton, including transfers.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton is to train which takes 6h 39m and costs $35 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus via Washington Union, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 9h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 11m.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East Hampton station.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton.
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  • Distance: 297.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

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

You can take a train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 6h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union, 36th St & 11th Ave, 34 St-Hudson Yards, Grand Central-42 St, and 40th St - EB in around 9h 25m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$15 - $21
Peak
$16 - $26
Train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$10 - $15
Peak
$15 - $17
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Child
$140 - $200
First Class - Adult
$220 - $310
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$220 - $310
First Class - Child
$220 - $310
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 Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 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
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th St - EB to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepaid
$52 - $56
Onboard
$58 - $62
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Book at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Onboard
$30 - $40
Prepaid Online Rate
$28 - $35

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton is 336 miles. It takes approximately 6h 7m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to East Hampton.

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

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