There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Fort Lee 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  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Acela Express

$133 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Northbound

$23 - $26

8 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 58 min

  1. 2906 / ...

$28 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. 232.9 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, subway, line 158 bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. DCA - LGA

$69 - $447

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, line 158 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. DCA - EWR

$116 - $504

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train, line 158 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. DCA - JFK

$83 - $328

Train to Baltimore, fly to Newark, line 158 bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. BWI - EWR

$189 - $661

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. DCA - HPN

$179 - $635

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Fort Lee, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Fort Lee hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, Eastern Shuttle operates a bus from Washington to Fort Lee every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 4 h. Hola Bus also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $12
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 161 St/River Av to W 179 St/Broadway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Fort Lee is 340 km. The road distance is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Fort Lee is to bus which costs $23 - $26 and takes 4 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Fort Lee is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $130 - $350.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Fort Lee. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Main St At Martha Washington Way via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Washington to Fort Lee, including transfers.