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There are 11 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Washington Dulles to Newark  •  2h 9m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$96 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. Washington DC-NYC

$34 - $42

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Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia, train  •  2h 19m

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

$108 - $445

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  2h 16m

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

$77 - $299

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

$76 - $460

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$114 - $496

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level

$90 - $338

Train  •  4h 14m

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

$48 - $214

Train via Landover  •  5h 49m

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

$46 - $136

Bus via Washington  •  6h 55m

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

$34 - $60

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City 244.4 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City is to fly which costs $95 - $350 and takes 2h 9m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Jersey City is 218 miles. The road distance is 244.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City without a car is to train which takes 4h 14m and costs $45 - $220.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City is to fly which takes 2h 9m and costs $95 - $350. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $220 and takes 4h 14m, you could also bus, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 28m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 2079+ hotels available in Jersey City. Prices start at $112 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City.
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  • Distance: 218 miles
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

United Airlines flies from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Jersey City hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $200 and the journey takes 2h 40m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$180 - $320
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $120
Business Class Seat
$95 - $170
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
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 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
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, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75

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