Directions from Washington to Montclair

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 44 min

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

$125 - $329

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound

$26 - $33

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...

$29 - $72

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Montclair 227 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, train  •  4 h 6 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, subway, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Watchung Avenue

$72 - $452

Train to Baltimore, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Watchung Avenue

$179 - $647

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 54 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
  3. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Watchung Avenue

$102 - $370

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 58 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

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 39 min. Alternatively, Eastern Shuttle operates a bus from Washington to Montclair every 3 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 4 h. Hola Bus also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Greyhound USA
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Montclair is 323 km. The road distance is 363 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Montclair is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Montclair is to train which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $120 - $330.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Montclair. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Park St At Essex Way# via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Broad St Across From Njt Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Washington to Montclair, including transfers.