There are 11 ways to get from Times Square to White House by train, bus, car, subway 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 Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 21 min

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

$129 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus Washington Deluxe  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$25 - $28

9 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 55 min

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

$87 - $204

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 56 min

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

$29 - $69

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to White House 230.3 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from 42 St - Bryant Pk to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$67 - $444

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$114 - $501

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 23 min

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

$78 - $325

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$113 - $451

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$110 - $378

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 2 min

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

$174 - $625

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and White House, DC, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Times Square to White House hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, Washington Deluxe operates a bus from Times Square to White House hourly. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
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 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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
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
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Times Square and White House is 333 km. The road distance is 369 km.

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to White House is to bus which costs $25 - $28 and takes 4 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Times Square to White House is to subway and fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $65 - $450.

No, there is no direct bus from Times Square to White House. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St and arriving at H St & Madison Pl Nw via Connecticut Ave & Q St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Times Square to White House, including transfers.