There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Great Barrington 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, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from New York to Great Barrington, MA

$148 - $371

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington
  2. Take the bus from New York to Great Barrington, MA

$38 - $66

9 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny 2908 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to Great Barrington, MA

$50 - $107

Train  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak

$188 - $465

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Great Barrington 350.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Reagan Washington to Hartford, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Hartford (BDL) DCA - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Lee, MA
  4. Take the bus from Lee Premium Outlets to People's Pantry

$106 - $310

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hartford, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hartford (BDL) BWI - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Lee, MA
  5. Take the bus from Lee Premium Outlets to People's Pantry

$164 - $507

Fly Reagan Washington to Albany, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Albany (ALB) DCA - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Intermodal Center to Great Barrington Library

$117 - $290

Train to Baltimore, fly to Albany, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Intermodal Center to Great Barrington Library

$180 - $507

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Hartford, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hartford (BDL) IAD - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Lee, MA
  5. Take the bus from Lee Premium Outlets to People's Pantry

$122 - $387

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Albany, bus  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Albany (ALB) IAD - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Intermodal Center to Great Barrington Library

$163 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Great Barrington is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Great Barrington is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Washington and Great Barrington is 300 miles. The road distance is 350.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Great Barrington without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 6 min and costs $140 - $380.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Washington to Great Barrington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Great Barrington is to bus which takes 8 h 17 min and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $180 - $470 and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Hartford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Great Barrington is 351 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to drive from Washington to Great Barrington.

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  • Distance: 300.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Great Barrington, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Great Barrington via New York 6th Ave, Canal St, W 4 St, and New York in around 8 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Great Barrington via New York Penn Station, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak, Pittsfield Amtrak, and Intermodal Center in around 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Great Barrington, MA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Lee, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Lee, MA to Great Barrington, MA
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
peterpanbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
boltbus.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 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
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Berkshire Region Transit
Website
berkshirerta.com
Bus from Lee Premium Outlets to People's Pantry
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
berkshirerta.com
Bus from Intermodal Center to Great Barrington Library
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
berkshirerta.com

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