There are 10 ways to get from Yonkers to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

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

$140 - $391

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$25 - $76

8 alternative options

Bus Eastern Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St to 7 Ave/W 34 St BxM2
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. Southbound

$25 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Yonkers to Washington 243.7 miles

$23 - $35

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 32 min

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

$87 - $497

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 55 min

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

$99 - $374

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$125 - $516

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$121 - $390

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to New York
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$133 - $501

Train to White Plains, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Mt Vernon West to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$170 - $621

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The cheapest way to get from Yonkers to Washington is to bus which costs $24 - $29 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yonkers to Washington is to train and fly which costs $85 - $500 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yonkers to Washington. However, there are services departing from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St and arriving at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. via New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Yonkers to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Yonkers and arriving at Washington Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Yonkers and Washington is 219 miles. The road distance is 243.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Washington without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $140 - $400.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Yonkers to Washington, including transfers.

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Yonkers to Washington bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St station.

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Yonkers to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Washington is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $140 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $80 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Yonkers to Washington.
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  • Distance: 219.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Yonkers to Washington hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Yonkers to Washington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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 New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to New York
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $28
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yonkers Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Yonkers to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Train from Mt Vernon West to White Plains
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$10 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Riverdale Av/ W 261 St to 7 Ave/W 34 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com

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

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Yonkers to Washington bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Yonkers to Washington is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Yonkers to Washington.

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

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There are 846+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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