There are 10 ways to get from South Amboy 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  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$125 - $339

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC OurBus Intercity Prime

$17 - $34

8 alternative options

Line 815 bus, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 815 bus from Washington Rd At Cedar St to George St At Albany St 815
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$81 - $244

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc 2415 / ...

$31 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from South Amboy to Washington 204.4 miles

$20 - $29

Bus, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St
  2. Take the subway from Canal St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$82 - $461

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from South Amboy to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$120 - $504

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from South Amboy to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$116 - $378

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 19 min

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

$85 - $336

Train to Newark, fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from South Amboy to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$193 - $665

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Amboy to Washington is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Amboy to Washington is to train and fly which costs $120 - $550 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between South Amboy and Washington is 183 miles. The road distance is 204.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from South Amboy to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Amboy to Washington. However, there are services departing from Washington Rd At Cedar St and arriving at Washington, DC via New Brunswick, NJ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Amboy to Washington station. However, there are services departing from South Amboy and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Newark Penn Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between South Amboy, NJ, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from South Amboy to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from South Amboy to Washington once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from South Amboy to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from South Amboy to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
ourbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ to New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
academybus.com

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