How to get from Stony Brook to Washington

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station Port Jefferson
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$132 - $358

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Washington DC

$33 - $53

8 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Islip, NY to Hillside Av/Springfield Bl 495
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. Southbound

$48 - $64

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Stony Brook to Washington 289.5 miles

$28 - $45

Bus, bus to Islip, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Stony Brook LIRR to Smith Haven Mall
  2. Take the bus from Smith Haven Mall to Railroad Avenue
  3. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Baltimore (BWI) ISP - BWI
  4. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$209 - $589

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$84 - $334

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$75 - $457

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$85 - $318

Train, train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$118 - $513

Train, train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Hunterspoint Avenue
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$188 - $644

What companies run services between Stony Brook, NY, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

You can take a train from Stony Brook to Washington via Huntington, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stony Brook to Washington via Suffolk Avenue, Central Islip LIRR, Long Island Motor Parkway, Islip, NY, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny, and New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. in around 9 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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 Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Huntington
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Woodside
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Hunterspoint Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
35 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
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Stony Brook LIRR to Smith Haven Mall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Haven Mall to Railroad Avenue
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stony Brook and Washington is 402 km. The road distance is 463 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stony Brook to Washington is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Stony Brook to Washington is to train and fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $80 - $340.

No, there is no direct train from Stony Brook to Washington. However, there are services departing from Stony Brook and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via Huntington and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stony Brook to Washington. However, there are services departing from Stony Brook LIRR and arriving at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. via Central Islip LIRR, Islip, NY, Queens Vil, Ny and New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Stony Brook to Washington, including transfers.