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There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) by train, 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  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dover Plains Harlem

$59 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast Harlem

$47 - $92

5 alternative options

Train via Carmel  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast Harlem

$64 - $250

Bus  •  9h 36m

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

$57 - $72

Drive  •  5h 31m

  1. Drive from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) 307.9 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Dover Plains

$85 - $483

Fly to White Plains, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Dover Plains

$180 - $635

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 31m.

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The distance between Washington and Dover Plains (Station) is 270 miles. The road distance is 307.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) without a car is to train which takes 6h 10m and costs $55 - $250.

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It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) is to train which takes 6h 10m and costs $55 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $75 and takes 9h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 59m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Dover Plains (Station) is 308 miles. It takes approximately 5h 31m to drive from Washington to Dover Plains (Station).

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

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There are 17+ hotels available in Dover Plains (Station). Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Dover Plains (Station).
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  • Distance: 269.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Dover Plains (Station), NY, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) via New York Penn Station, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, and Grand Central in around 6h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Dover Plains (Station) via New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St., New York, Ny, Poughkeepsie, NY -, Poughkeepsie Train Station, and Route 343 & Route 22 East in around 9h 36m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $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 White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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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
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Dover Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $20
Off-peak onboard
$24 - $26
Onboard
$26 - $40
At station
$25 - $28
Train from Grand Central to Southeast
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $29
At station
$18 - $21
Train from White Plains to Dover Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
Bus operators
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
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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Poughkeepsie, NY -
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
Coach USA

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

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