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There are 11 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY

Bus via New York

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York

Drive

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Jersey City

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA)
  2. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR)
  2. Take the train from Newark to Journal Square

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK)
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK)
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York La Guardia, train

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York La Guardia (LGA)
  3. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark, train

  1. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR)
  3. Take the train from Newark to Journal Square

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN)
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City is to train which takes 3h and costs $21 - $240.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNION STATION station station to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Union Station, Washington, DC and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from UNION STATION station station to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Journal Square via Newark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Jersey City is 201 miles. The road distance is 219.2 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City without a car is to train which takes 3h and costs $21 - $240.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City, including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to Jersey City bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Union Station, Washington, DC.

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UNION STATION station to Jersey City train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Jersey City is to train which takes 3h and costs $21 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 5h 15m.

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  • Distance: 201.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Union Station to Newark every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $240 and the journey takes 2h 39m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 20m. Greyhound USA also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9 - $260
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$65 - $220
Business Seat - Adult
$70 - $240
First Class - Child 2-12
$100 - $190
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$180 - $340
First Class - Adult
$200 - $370
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $120
Business Class Seat
$65 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Peak
$3 - $12
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$2 - $7
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Newark to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Senior 65+
$2
Adult
$3
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Senior 65+
$2
Adult
$3
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$2 - $4
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 Washington to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$35 - $45

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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UNION STATION station to Jersey City bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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UNION STATION station to Jersey City train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Jersey City is 219 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from UNION STATION station to Jersey City.

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

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There are 1032+ hotels available in Jersey City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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