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There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Lake Carmel by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast Harlem

$85 - $276

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast Harlem

$68 - $118

8 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. Washington DC-NYC
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT Peter Pan

$115 - $143

Drive  •  5h 7m

  1. Drive from Washington to Lake Carmel 290 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast

$111 - $517

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast

$163 - $574

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast

$124 - $395

Fly Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Southeast

$156 - $522

Fly Reagan Washington to White Plains, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the train from White Plains to Southeast

$206 - $672

Fly Reagan Washington to Hartford, bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Hartford (BDL) DCA - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT

$177 - $377

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Lake Carmel is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Lake Carmel is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 7m.

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The distance between Washington and Lake Carmel is 252 miles. The road distance is 290 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Lake Carmel without a car is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs $80 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Washington to Lake Carmel, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Lake Carmel is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs $80 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $150 and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 59m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Lake Carmel is 290 miles. It takes approximately 5h 7m to drive from Washington to Lake Carmel.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Lake Carmel. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Lake Carmel.
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  • Distance: 252.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Lake Carmel, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Lake Carmel via New York Penn Station, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, Grand Central, and Southeast in around 5h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Lake Carmel via New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St., Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT in around 7h 2m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Southeast
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $29
At station
$18 - $21
Train from White Plains to Southeast
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $21
At station
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Danbury Bus Ticket Agency, Danbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.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 Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15m and costs $2 - $4.

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