Travel from Stamford-CT-USA to Washington

Train, bus or fly from Stamford to Washington?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Stamford to Washington every 3 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $370 and the journey takes 3 hours 56 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Washington via New York, NY and New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. in around 6 hours 12 minutes.

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How to get from Stamford to Washington

ModeDurationPrice
From Stamford Amtrak train to Washington Union Station Amtrak.3 h 56 min$271
From Stamford, CT bus to New York, NY, walk to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St., then bus to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW..6 h 12 min$40
From Stamford train to 5 Av/W 42 St, bus to New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St, then bus to Dupont Cir, Washington DC.6 h 29 min$44
From Stamford drive to Washington.4 h 43 min$31
From Stamford train to Grand Central - 42 St, line 7 subway to Roosevelt Av/74 St, bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.4 h 16 min$247
From Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St line 971 bus to Main St @ Court St, line 12 bus to White Plains airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.4 h 44 min$329
From Stamford Amtrak train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.4 h 20 min$383
From Stamford Amtrak train to Penn Station, train to Jamaica, NY, AirTrain to New York JFK airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington.4 h 17 min$273
From Stamford train to Grand Central - 42 St, line 7 subway to Roosevelt Av/74 St, bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Washington Dulles airport, then bus to Washington.4 h 52 min$182

How long does it take to get from Stamford to Washington?

The train from Stamford Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak takes 3 hours 56 minutes including transfers and departs every three hours.

Is there a direct train between Stamford and Washington?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 56 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Stamford and Washington?

No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Washington. However, there are services departing from Stamford, CT and arriving at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. via New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 12 minutes.

Operators from Stamford to Washington

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Hola Bus+1 917-398-0398Hola Bus
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
New York City Transit (MTA)New York City Transit (MTA)
Washington DeluxeWashington Deluxe
DeltaDelta
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
Metro Washington DCMetro Washington DC
CT Transit+1 860-522-8101CT Transit
Westchester County Bee-Line SystemWestchester County Bee-Line System
NJ TransitNJ Transit
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Long Island Rail RoadLong Island Rail Road
Port Authority NYNJPort Authority NYNJ
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