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

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$118 - $315

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Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ New York - Washington, DC Route / ...

$20 - $38

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Trenton
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Rahway

$33 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Rahway 208.8 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark  •  3 h 3 min

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

$119 - $502

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rahway

$72 - $455

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  3 h 49 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

$115 - $379

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rahway

$84 - $332

Train to Baltimore, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rahway

$197 - $669

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Washington station to Rahway. However, there are services departing from Washington Union Station and arriving at Rahway via Metropark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Washington and Rahway is 189 miles. The road distance is 208.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Rahway without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Washington to Rahway, including transfers.

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Washington to Rahway train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Rahway is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 26 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Washington to Rahway train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Metropark - Iselin Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Rahway is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to drive from Washington to Rahway.

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United Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Rahway.
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  • Distance: 189.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Rahway, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Rahway hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Washington to Rahway twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
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 Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Metropark - Iselin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Trenton Transit Center to Rahway
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Rahway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
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
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to New Brunswick, NJ
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
ourbus.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
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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There are 300+ hotels available in Rahway. Prices start at $84 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 .

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