There are 9 ways to get from Washington to East Rutherford 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.

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express

$124 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 44 min

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

$20 - $68

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Bus via NEW CARROLLTON station  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny 2908 / ...

$30 - $73

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Washington to East Rutherford 229.2 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, subway, line 160 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the line 160 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Paterson Ave At Lincoln Pl

$69 - $447

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train, line 160 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the line 160 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Paterson Ave At Lincoln Pl

$81 - $326

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Rutherford

$121 - $509

Train to Baltimore, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  4. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Rutherford

$194 - $666

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$117 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to East Rutherford is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to East Rutherford is to train which costs $120 - $330 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to East Rutherford. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Paterson Ave At Lincoln Pl via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Washington and East Rutherford is 207 miles. The road distance is 229.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to East Rutherford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $120 - $330.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Washington to East Rutherford, including transfers.

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Washington to East Rutherford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to East Rutherford is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $120 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $70 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Washington to East Rutherford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to East Rutherford.
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  • Distance: 206.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and East Rutherford, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to East Rutherford hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to East Rutherford hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Rutherford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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

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
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $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

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