There are 11 ways to get from Stafford to New York by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Union Station Fredericksburg Line
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$141 - $366

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Union Station Fredericksburg Line
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...

$43 - $94

9 alternative options

Train Amtrak  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Quantico Amtrak to New York Penn Station Carolinian / ...

$80 - $161

Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericksburg, Va to Springfield 3630 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington

$65 - $104

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Stafford to New York 270.7 miles

$26 - $40

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA

$88 - $468

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$139 - $528

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK

$102 - $349

Bus to Charlottesville, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericksburg, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHO - LGA

$227 - $608

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Brooke to Alexandria
  2. Take the subway from KING STREET station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  4. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$136 - $477

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to White Plains, train  •  6 h 11 min

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

$194 - $649

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stafford to New York is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stafford to New York is to train and fly which costs $85 - $470 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Stafford and New York is 243 miles. The road distance is 270.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Stafford to New York, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Stafford to New York.
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  • Distance: 243.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Stafford, VA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Stafford to New York via Brooke, Union Station, and Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stafford to New York via Fredericksburg, Va, Springfield, Washington, Dc, and Washington Union in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Virginia Railway Express
Phone
+1 703-684-1001
Website
vre.org
Train from Brooke to Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
vre.org
Train from Brooke to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
vre.org
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Quantico Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Metro Washington DC
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Fredericksburg, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Fredericksburg, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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