There are 11 ways to get from Washington to New London by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$170 - $460

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$40 - $67

9 alternative options

Train via New York Penn Station  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$202 - $523

Bus via New Haven, Ct  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct Bus

$44 - $124

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Washington to New London 353.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Reagan Washington to Providence, train  •  5 h 41 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

$130 - $495

Train to Baltimore, fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Providence (PVD) BWI - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$208 - $672

Fly Washington Dulles to Providence, train  •  6 h 35 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

$191 - $652

Fly Reagan Washington to Hartford, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Hartford (BDL) DCA - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$113 - $482

Fly Washington Dulles to Hartford, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Hartford (BDL) IAD - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$129 - $559

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hartford, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hartford (BDL) BWI - BDL
  3. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$171 - $679

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to New London is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to New London is to train which costs $170 - $460 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Washington and New London is 313 miles. The road distance is 353.7 miles.

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The train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to New London. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at New London, Ct via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at New London Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and New London, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to New London every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $460 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to New London via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct in around 8 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
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
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
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 London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$170 - $330
First Class Seat
$280 - $460
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Bus operators
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
Bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from New York, Ny to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
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

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