There are 10 ways to get from Sterling to New York by plane, train, taxi, bus, subway or car

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

Fly Washington Dulles to Newark, train  •  2 h 15 min

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

$128 - $395

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny 2908 / ...

$61 - $106

8 alternative options

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$96 - $326

Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$127 - $465

Taxi, bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sterling to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T
  2. Take the bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  4. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$91 - $474

Taxi, bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sterling to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T
  2. Take the bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  4. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$142 - $534

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 59 min

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

$179 - $413

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...

$112 - $238

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street

$65 - $84

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Sterling to New York 251.6 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Sterling to New York is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sterling to New York is to fly and train which costs $95 - $330 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Sterling and New York is 219 miles. The road distance is 251.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Sterling to New York, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Sterling to New York.
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  • Distance: 218.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

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

United Airlines flies from Sterling to New York 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Sterling to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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 Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Greyhound USA
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 New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sterling to Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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