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

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Train, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg DWG From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$169 - $405

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Bus Megabus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa 7956 / ...

$36 - $74

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$45 - $117

Train, bus via Philadelphia, Pa  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa 7956 / ...

$117 - $299

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Pocono Mountains 217.7 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride

$94 - $496

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride

$141 - $553

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride

$108 - $377

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus, line 102 bus, line 101 bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) IAD - AVP
  3. Take the bus from Scranton to Mt Pocono, PA
  4. Take the line 102 bus from Fork Street / Martz / PA 611 to St Lukes Hospital
  5. Take the line 101 bus from St Lukes Hospital to West Main St Wawa

$221 - $945

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Pocono Mountains is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Pocono Mountains is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington station to Pocono Mountains. However, there are services departing from Washington, DC - Union Station and arriving at N 8th and Phillips St via New York, NY - P.A.B.T and Coordinated Health / PA 447. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

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The distance between Washington and Pocono Mountains is 175 miles. The road distance is 217.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pocono Mountains without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $160 - $410.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Washington to Pocono Mountains, including transfers.

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Washington to Pocono Mountains bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Washington, DC - Union Station.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Washington to Pocono Mountains bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, arrive at Stroudsburg Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Pocono Mountains is 218 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from Washington to Pocono Mountains.

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  • Distance: 175.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Pocono Mountains, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Pocono Mountains via NY Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY - P.A.B.T, Stroudsburg Park & Ride, Coordinated Health / PA 447, and N 8th and Phillips St in around 7 h 57 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg DWG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Stroudsburg Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Mt Pocono, PA
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Pocono Pony
Phone
+1 570-839-6282
Website
gomcta.com
Bus from Fork Street / Martz / PA 611 to St Lukes Hospital
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gomcta.com
Bus from St Lukes Hospital to West Main St Wawa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gomcta.com

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Pocono Mountains. Prices start at $80 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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