There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Montauk by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Montauk Montauk

$151 - $368

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to New York 31st St. Focus Travel
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk Montauk-Eastbound / ...

$49 - $65

5 alternative options

Bus, Hamptons  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the Hamptons from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Montauk Hampton-Eastbound

$68 - $118

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Montauk 350 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Baltimore, fly to Islip, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Islip (ISP) BWI - ISP
  3. Take the train from Patchogue to Montauk

$221 - $601

Fly Reagan Washington to Providence, train, ferry  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Providence (PVD) DCA - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the ferry from New London to Montauk

$182 - $547

Fly Washington Dulles to Providence, train, ferry  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Providence (PVD) IAD - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the ferry from New London to Montauk

$243 - $704

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Montauk is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Montauk is to train and fly which costs $220 - $600 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Washington and Montauk is 309 miles. The road distance is 350 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Washington to Montauk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Montauk. However, there are services departing from Washington, DC and arriving at Montauk via 40th & Lex. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Montauk. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Montauk via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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

You can take a train from Washington to Montauk via New York Penn Station and Penn Station in around 6 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Montauk via New York 31st St. and 40th & Lex in around 8 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Hourly
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 Penn Station to Montauk
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Patchogue to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to New York 31st St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Montauk
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Greyhound USA
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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
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from New London to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com

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