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

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Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, line 73 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Bus Lanes to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave

$110 - $505

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Bus via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Newark Penn Station Newark / ...

$24 - $45

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Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train, line 73 bus  •  3h 39m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Brick Church
  4. Take the line 73 bus from Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave

$76 - $290

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train, line 73 bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Brick Church
  4. Take the line 73 bus from Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave

$99 - $521

Fly Washington Dulles to Newark, line 73 bus  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Bus Lanes to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave

$112 - $369

Train, line 73 bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Acela / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Bus Lanes to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave 73 / ...

$40 - $140

Bus  •  7h 16m

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

$25 - $48

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston 227.4 miles

$22 - $35

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston by subway and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Livingston is around 6h 35m and covers a distance of around 264 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 26m. Operated by Metro Washington DC, OurBus and NJ Transit, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 35m
Fastest journey time:
6h 26m
Journey distance:
264 miles
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$25
Carbon emissions:
51 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:46
Last service departs at:
09:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston subway and bus schedules

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Livingston
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The cost-effective way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston is to bus via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, which costs $24 - $45 and takes 6h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston is to fly and line 73 bus which costs $110 - $550 and takes 2h 42m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Livingston is 199 miles. The road distance is 227.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston without a car is to train and line 73 bus which takes 4h 17m and costs $40 - $140.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 12m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston.

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

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 198.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Livingston, NJ, USA?

Boltbus operates a bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Newark Penn Station 4 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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 New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Peak
$3 - $12
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Brick Church
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$4 - $9
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 Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
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 Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Bus Lanes to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Ml King Jr Blvd At Prospect St to Mt Pleasant Ave At Livingston Ave
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com

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