There are 6 ways to get from Washington to East Hampton 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 7 min

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

$148 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus Focus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to New York 31st St. Focus Travel
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton Montauk-Eastbound

$47 - $52

4 alternative options

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St to East Hampton Ambassador-To Hamptons / ...

$59 - $74

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Washington to East Hampton 336.2 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Baltimore, fly to Islip, train  •  5 h 52 min

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

$219 - $597

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton

$201 - $656

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to East Hampton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to East Hampton is to train and fly which costs $210 - $600 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Washington and East Hampton is 296 miles. The road distance is 336.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Washington to East Hampton, including transfers.

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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 W 32 St/7 Av and 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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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 Amtrak and arriving at East Hampton via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Washington to East Hampton.
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  • Distance: 295.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

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 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to East Hampton via New York, NY - Penn Station, W 32 St/7 Av, E 59 St/Lexington Av, and 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Patchogue to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 59th St-Lexington btwn 58th & 59th St to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 59th & Lex to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to New York 31st St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.

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