There are 8 ways to get from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  3 h 17 min

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

$130 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...

$22 - $67

6 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) 229.1 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to Whitehall St

$68 - $443

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, line 5 subway  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green

$123 - $503

Fly Reagan Washington to New York JFK, train, subway  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  3. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Whitehall St

$84 - $327

Train to Baltimore, fly to Newark, line 5 subway  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  3. Take the line 5 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green

$196 - $660

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  4 h 16 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

$119 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is to bus which costs $22 - $70 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is to train which costs $130 - $340 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Washington and South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) is 205 miles. The road distance is 229.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway), including transfers.

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  • Distance: 204.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway), NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to South Ferry/Whitehall Street (New York City Subway) hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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 19 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
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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 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
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to Whitehall St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bowling Green
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to Whitehall St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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
Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
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
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
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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