There are 10 ways to get from The Bronx to Washington by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

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

$123 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$22 - $68

8 alternative options

Bus Eastern Bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. Southbound

$25 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Washington 241.2 miles

$23 - $35

Line 5 subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from E 180 St to 59 St
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$70 - $447

Line 2 subway to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$121 - $507

Line 2 subway to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$82 - $326

Line 5 subway, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from E 180 St to 59 St
  2. Take the subway from Lexington Av/59 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$116 - $451

Line 2 subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$83 - $310

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Fordham to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$171 - $622

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The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Washington is to bus which costs $24 - $29 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Washington is to line 5 subway and fly which costs $70 - $450 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Bronx to Washington. However, there are services departing from Boston Rd/Bronx Zoo Ent 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 h 46 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Washington is 217 miles. The road distance is 241.2 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Washington without a car is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $120 - $350.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from The Bronx to Washington, including transfers.

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The Bronx to Washington bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, depart from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. station.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Washington is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $70 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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The Bronx to Washington bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Washington is 241 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to drive from The Bronx to Washington.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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  • Distance: 216.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from The Bronx to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from The Bronx to Washington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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 La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from E 180 St to 59 St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/59 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Fordham to White Plains
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $15
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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 York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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