There are 8 ways to get from Washington to East Hampton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to East Hampton Montauk

$57 - $224

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Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 59th & Lex to East Hampton Hampton-Eastbound / ...

$52 - $103

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Bus via Washington DC  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to 300 W 31st St, NYC FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton Montauk-Eastbound

$53 - $73

Drive  •  5h 59m

  1. Drive from Washington to East Hampton 333 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East Hampton

$122 - $435

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East Hampton

$102 - $436

Train to Baltimore, fly to Islip, train  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Islip (ISP) BWI - ISP
  3. Take the train from Patchogue to East Hampton

$122 - $450

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train  •  9h 19m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from Hunterspoint Avenue to East Hampton

$245 - $265

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to East Hampton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to East Hampton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at East Hampton via New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave and 40th & Lex. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at East Hampton via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h.

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The distance between Washington and East Hampton is 296 miles. The road distance is 333 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to East Hampton without a car is to train which takes 6h and costs $55 - $230.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from Washington to East Hampton, including transfers.

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Washington to East Hampton bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Washington DC station.

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Washington to East Hampton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Washington to East Hampton is to train which takes 6h and costs $55 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $110 and takes 8h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Washington to East Hampton.
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  • Distance: 295.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h

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

You can take a train from Washington to East Hampton via New York Penn Station and Penn Station in around 6h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to East Hampton via New York, Ny, Times Sq - 42 St, Lexington Av/59 St, and 59th & Lex in around 8h 38m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Islip
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Train operators
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.

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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 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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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 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
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 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$18 - $26
Train from Jamaica to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$16 - $24
Train from Patchogue to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$10 - $15
Train from Hunterspoint Avenue to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$17 - $25
Bus operators
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.

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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
4h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 59th & Lex to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Book at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to 300 W 31st St, NYC
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$23 - $30
Onboard
$28 - $35

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Washington to East Hampton bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at East Hampton station.

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Washington to East Hampton train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East Hampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to East Hampton is 333 miles. It takes approximately 5h 59m to drive from Washington to East Hampton.

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

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There are 175+ hotels available in East Hampton. Prices start at $100 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 - $3.

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