There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Long Branch by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$131 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Asbury Park Transportation Ctr 317

$29 - $86

8 alternative options

Bus Eastern Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ Shore Points:From PABT

$38 - $42

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Long Branch 210 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$124 - $508

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$78 - $460

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$90 - $337

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 30 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 New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$203 - $674

Fly Washington Dulles to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$91 - $324

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch

$248 - $653

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Long Branch is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Long Branch is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Long Branch, NJ via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Long Branch via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Washington and Long Branch is 190 miles. The road distance is 210 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Long Branch without a car is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Washington to Long Branch, including transfers.

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Washington to Long Branch bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, depart from Washington DC station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Long Branch.
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  • Distance: 190.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Washington to Long Branch via Newark Penn Station in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Long Branch via New York, NY - Penn Station and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 6 h 27 min.

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
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $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
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
NJ Transit

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