There are 9 ways to get from Trenton to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$75 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Market St At 8Th St 409
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...

$24 - $59

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC via Philadelphia

$73 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Trenton to Washington 175.1 miles

$17 - $25

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA

$237 - $619

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

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$137 - $627

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$118 - $521

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD

$263 - $993

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$340 - $890

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trenton to Washington is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trenton to Washington is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs $75 - $200.

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The distance between Trenton and Washington is 245 km. The road distance is 280 km.

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The train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak takes 2 h 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trenton to Washington. However, there are services departing from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal and arriving at Washington, Dc via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Trenton, NJ, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Trenton to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trenton to Washington via Market St At 8Th St and Philadelphia, Pa in around 6 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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