There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) by plane, train, subway, shuttle, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$103 - $483

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Newark, Nj 2408 / ...

$19 - $65

6 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Newark  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR

$176 - $640

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 13 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

$99 - $360

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, shuttle  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Grand Central Terminal to Terminal C

$85 - $460

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station

$98 - $344

Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak Northeast Regional

$70 - $180

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) 216.7 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR). However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Terminal B via Bus Lanes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Washington and Newark Airport (EWR) is 197 miles. The road distance is 216.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $70 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR), including transfers.

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Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR).
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Newark Airport (EWR), USA?

United Airlines flies from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $180 and the journey takes 3 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
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 26 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $140
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-877-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Grand Central Terminal to Terminal C
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
newarkairportexpress.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Boltbus

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