There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Catskill Mountains

$335 - $613

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Blades to Hunter Mountain

$108 - $114

7 alternative options

Train, bus via 72 St  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Blades to Hunter Mountain

$213 - $425

Train, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Hunter

$177 - $405

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Union Square to Windham Mountain

$112 - $167

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Catskill Mountains 346.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Reagan Washington, drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Albany (ALB) DCA - ALB
  2. Drive from Albany to Catskill Mountains

$109 - $273

Train to Baltimore, fly, drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB
  3. Drive from Albany to Catskill Mountains

$172 - $490

Fly from Washington Dulles, drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Albany (ALB) IAD - ALB
  2. Drive from Albany to Catskill Mountains

$155 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains is to train and fly and drive which costs $170 - $490 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Washington and Catskill Mountains is 276 miles. The road distance is 346.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h and costs $330 - $650.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Catskill Mountains is 346 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to drive from Washington to Catskill Mountains.

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JetBlue Airways, Cape Air, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Catskill Mountains. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Catskill Mountains.
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  • Distance: 275.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Catskill Mountains, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Catskill Mountains via New York, NY - Penn Station, 34 St - Penn Station, 72 St, New York, NY - Blades, and Hunter Mountain in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Rhinecliff
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Bus operators
OVR Ride LLC
Phone
+1 347-559-1787
Email
info@ovrride.com
Website
ovrride.com
Bus from New York, NY - Blades to Hunter Mountain
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
ovrride.com
Bus from New York, NY - Union Square to Windham Mountain
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
ovrride.com
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Hunter
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.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
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Catskill Mountains
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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