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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Montclair by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$126 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Newark Washington

$19 - $30

7 alternative options

Bus Eastern Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. Washington DC-NYC

$26 - $31

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Montclair 227 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Watchung Avenue

$106 - $493

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 34 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 Watchung Avenue

$72 - $454

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 38 min

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

$86 - $333

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  4 h 46 min

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

$102 - $370

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Watchung Avenue

$199 - $670

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Montclair is to bus which costs $19 - $35 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Montclair is to train which costs $120 - $340 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Montclair. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Park St At Chestnut St# via Bus Lanes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Washington and Montclair is 202 miles. The road distance is 227 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Montclair without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Washington to Montclair, including transfers.

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Washington to Montclair bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Washington station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Montclair is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $35 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Washington to Montclair bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Newark station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Montclair.
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  • Distance: 201.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Montclair hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Eastern Bus operates a bus from Washington to Montclair every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
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 Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
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 Broad St to Watchung Avenue
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Watchung Avenue
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
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
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
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easternbus.com
Boltbus

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Montclair is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Washington to Montclair.

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

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There are 1586+ hotels available in Montclair. Prices start at $109 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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