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There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Iselin by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$110 - $310

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ New York - Washington, DC Route / ...

$19 - $210

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Bus, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$80 - $205

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Iselin 207 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Metropark

$119 - $503

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$118 - $585

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  4 h

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

$115 - $380

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 3 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 train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$132 - $464

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$245 - $801

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$235 - $620

Train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak

$338 - $887

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Iselin is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Iselin is to train which costs $110 - $310 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Washington and Iselin is 186 miles. The road distance is 207 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Iselin without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $110 - $310.

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The train from Washington Union Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak takes 2 h 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Washington to Iselin train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Iselin is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $110 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $210 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Washington to Iselin train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Iselin.
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  • Distance: 186.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Iselin hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Washington to Iselin twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Train from New York Penn Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $140
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Metropark
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
ourbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Iselin is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Washington to Iselin.

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United Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Iselin. Prices start at $75 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 - $4.

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