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

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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Train, bus  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

$110 - $274

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Bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa 7956 / ...

$91 - $122

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Train, bus via Norristown  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norristown / King of Prussia, PA to Turnpike Exit 95, PA 202 / ...

$120 - $277

Bus via White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

$94 - $145

Drive  •  4h 3m

  1. Drive from Washington to Pocono Raceway 223.8 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Washington Dulles to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) IAD - AVP

$328 - $1,058

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York to Mt. Pocono, PA

$153 - $558

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, bus  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the bus from New York to Mt. Pocono, PA

$205 - $615

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, taxi  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) PHL - ABE
  3. Take a taxi from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Pocono Raceway

$378 - $1,331

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway is to fly which costs $320 - $1,100 and takes 3h 29m.

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The distance between Washington and Pocono Raceway is 171 miles. The road distance is 223.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 21m and costs $110 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway is to bus via White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop which takes 7h 2m and costs $90 - $150. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $320 - $1,100 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Pocono Raceway is 224 miles. It takes approximately 4h 3m to drive from Washington to Pocono Raceway.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Pocono Raceway. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Pocono Raceway.
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  • Distance: 170.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 21m

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Pocono Raceway via Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, and White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop in around 7h 2m. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Washington to Pocono Raceway twice daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to White Haven Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Phone
+1 570 821-3838
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th St Station, PA to Turnpike Exit 95, PA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Norristown / King of Prussia, PA to Turnpike Exit 95, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York to Mt. Pocono, PA
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Whitehaven
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
amtrak.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 Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Mt Pocono, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Pocono Raceway
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$180 - $220
United Taxi Co
Phone
+1 610-434-2890
Quick Service Taxi
Phone
+1 610-435-8294
Website
quicktaxilehighvalley.com
Premium Taxi
Phone
+1 610-433-7550
Website
premiumtaxiallentown.com

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