There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Watkins Glen by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Elmira, NY Harrisburg - Williamsport - Elmira

$107 - $174

7 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$206 - $503

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Watkins Glen 302.1 miles

$29 - $45

Fly Reagan Washington to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Rochester (ROC) DCA - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$174 - $599

Train to Baltimore, fly to Rochester, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$237 - $566

Fly Washington Dulles to Rochester, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rochester (ROC) IAD - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$180 - $336

Fly Reagan Washington to Buffalo, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$186 - $597

Train to Baltimore, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
  4. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny

$249 - $874

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Watkins Glen, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Watkins Glen via Harrisburg, Pa, Harrisburg Transportation Center, and Elmira, NY in around 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Watkins Glen?

The distance between Washington and Watkins Glen is 388 km. The road distance is 483 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Watkins Glen?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Watkins Glen is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Watkins Glen?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Watkins Glen is to drive which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $29 - $45.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Watkins Glen?

It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Washington to Watkins Glen, including transfers.