There are 8 ways to get from Stony Brook to Washington by train, bus, car 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  •  5 h 58 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 Acela Express / ...

$132 - $358

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$35 - $41

6 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Stony Brook to Washington 289.5 miles

$28 - $45

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 41 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

$85 - $332

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 57 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 Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 28 min

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

$130 - $522

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 20 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

$86 - $316

Bus, bus to Islip, fly to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 36 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 Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station

$211 - $591

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

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The quickest way to get from Stony Brook to Washington is to train and fly which costs $80 - $340 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stony Brook to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Stony Brook and arriving at Washington Union Station via Huntington and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Stony Brook and Washington is 251 miles. The road distance is 289.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stony Brook to Washington without a car is to train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs $130 - $360.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Stony Brook to Washington, including transfers.

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Stony Brook to Washington train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Huntington station.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Stony Brook to Washington.
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  • Distance: 251 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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 58 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 23 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 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Huntington
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Woodside
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
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 York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Book at
gotobus.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Haven Mall to Railroad Avenue
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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