There are 11 ways to get from Times Square to White House by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 16 min

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

$129 - $336

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Bus  •  5 h 2 min

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

$21 - $69

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 54 min

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

$87 - $204

Bus via NEW CARROLLTON station  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Carrollton, Md 2905 / ...

$30 - $68

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 5 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 28 min

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

$79 - $323

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 6 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

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 7 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

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 11 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

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to White House is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to White House is to subway and fly which costs $65 - $450 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Times Square to White House. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at H St Nw & 16Th St X via H St Nw & N Capitol St Nw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Times Square and White House is 208 miles. The road distance is 230.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to White House without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Times Square to White House, including transfers.

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Times Square to White House bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Times Square to White House is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $70 and takes 5 h 2 min, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $500 and takes 3 h 24 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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Times Square to White House bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to White House.
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  • Distance: 207.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Times Square to White House 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
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 Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
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.

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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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 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
21 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)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
40 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
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.

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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
Bus from New York, Ny to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $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

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to White House is 230 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Times Square to White House.

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

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There are 846+ hotels available in White House. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs $12 - $17.

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