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There are 9 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Beach Long Beach

$42 - $128

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Bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to New York "Greyhound" / ...

$33 - $54

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Bus via Seagirt Blvd + B 19th St  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave New York / ...

$42 - $63

Drive  •  4h 30m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Long Beach 245.7 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3h 59m

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

$100 - $506

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Long Beach

$74 - $275

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Beach

$122 - $530

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Long Beach

$172 - $462

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 54m

  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) BWI - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Long Beach

$108 - $361

UNION STATION station to Long Beach by train

The train journey time between UNION STATION station and Long Beach is around 4h 51m and covers a distance of around 250 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4h. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and MTA, the UNION STATION station to Long Beach train service departs from Washington Union Station and arrives in Long Beach. Typically 98 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 51m
Fastest train time:
4h
Trains per week:
98
Cheapest price:
$42
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:45
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Long Beach train schedules

UNION STATION station → Long Beach
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost $100 - $550 and takes 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNION STATION station to Long Beach station. However, there are services departing from Washington Union and arriving at Long Beach LIRR Station via New York, NY - 34th St. & 9th Ave, E 57 St/Madison Av and Seagirt Blvd + B 19th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from UNION STATION station station to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Long Beach via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Long Beach is 214 miles. The road distance is 245.7 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach without a car is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach, including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to Long Beach bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Washington Union station.

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UNION STATION station to Long Beach train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 6h 38m.

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Map of how to get from UNION STATION station to Long Beach.
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  • Distance: 214.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Long Beach, NY, USA?

You can take a train from UNION STATION station to Long Beach via New York Moynihan Train Hall and New York Penn Station in around 4h 25m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4h 50m. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Baltimore to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $320
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $330
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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 Washington to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
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 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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UNION STATION station to Long Beach bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at 36th St & 11th Ave station.

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UNION STATION station to Long Beach train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Long Beach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Long Beach is 246 miles. It takes approximately 4h 30m to drive from UNION STATION station to Long Beach.

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

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