There are 12 ways to get from Washington to Cortland by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$161 - $442

Cheapest option

Bus via New York, Ny  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$54 - $129

10 alternative options

Train, bus via Market St & Schuylkill Av  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa 201
  3. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny 206 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$137 - $366

Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA 770
  3. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny 206 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$70 - $146

Train Amtrak, bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland 317 / ...

$188 - $498

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Cortland 338.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Reagan Washington to Syracuse, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Syracuse (SYR) DCA - SYR
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland

$144 - $443

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Syracuse (SYR) IAD - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland

$130 - $430

Fly Reagan Washington to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Rochester (ROC) DCA - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland

$139 - $561

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ithaca (ITH) PHL - ITH

$391 - $883

Train to Baltimore, fly to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland

$202 - $528

Fly Washington Dulles to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rochester (ROC) IAD - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland

$145 - $298

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Cortland is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Cortland is to train and fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $390 - $900.

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The distance between Washington and Cortland is 418 km. The road distance is 541 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Washington to Cortland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Cortland. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Cortland via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 2 min.

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Cortland via New York, Ny in around 9 h 2 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
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
Bus from New York, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Coach USA
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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