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There are 10 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia  •  1h 50m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$106 - $436

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Bus Go Buses  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the bus from L'Enfant Plaza Station to Manhattan, NY Alexandria-Manhattan

$32

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

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St

$74 - $289

Fly Washington Dulles to Newark  •  2h 3m

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

$109 - $359

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  3h 30m

  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

$74 - $450

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  3h 48m

  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

$126 - $508

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4h 32m

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

$133 - $357

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5h 21m

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

$92 - $214

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street

$46 - $60

Drive  •  4h 28m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan 254.9 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan is to fly which costs $100 - $440 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Manhattan, NY via L'Enfant Plaza Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Manhattan is 225 miles. The road distance is 254.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 4h 32m and costs $130 - $360.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at L'Enfant Plaza Station.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan is to fly which takes 1h 50m and costs $100 - $440. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $360 and takes 4h 32m, you could also bus, which costs $32 and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Manhattan, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 225 miles
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

United Airlines flies from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2h 46m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
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
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from L'Enfant Plaza Station to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Website
gobuses.com
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA to Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan is 255 miles. It takes approximately 4h 28m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Manhattan.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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