How to travel from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT

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Travel Information from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT

distanceDistance273 miles (440 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$38 - $39
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€32) • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $39 (€33) • 5 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Amtrak

Take a train or bus to travel 273 miles (440 km) to New Haven, CT from Washington, DC. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT.

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from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT

How to get from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT by train, bus or flight.

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bus

The best way to travel from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
05:40AM9h15
Washington, DC
02:55PMNew Haven, CT
$281One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
05:40AM9h15
Washington, DC
02:55PMNew Haven, CT
$281One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
04:00AM6h50
Washington, DC
10:50AMNew Haven, CT
$531One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Greyhound
01:10AM13h00
Washington, DC
02:10PMNew Haven, CT
$491One-way
0 transfers

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Find the best journey from Washington to New Haven with Amtrak, FlixBus and Greyhound. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey between Washington and New Haven, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

      FAQs: Travel from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT

      FAQs: Travel to New Haven, CT easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT.
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      There are 2 ways to get from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel between Washington, DC and New Haven, CT is a bus with an average price of $38 (€32).

      This is compared to other travel options from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT:

      A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT costing on average $39 (€33).

      The quickest way to travel between Washington, DC and New Haven, CT is by train, which takes on average 5 h 14 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 6 h 50 min.

      The distance from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT is approximately 273 miles (440 km).

      The average frequency per day from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT is:

      • 1 bus a day.
      • 17 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Washington, DC and New Haven, CT as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT:

        Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT:

        • You can go to New Haven, CT from Washington, DC by bus with FlixBus, Greyhound or OurBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $38 (€32) with FlixBus from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT on Omio.
        • You can go to New Haven, CT from Washington, DC by train with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. You'll see cheap train tickets for $39 (€33) with Amtrak from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct services available from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT with the following travel companies:

        • Direct train available with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela 14 direct trains per day.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to New Haven, CT as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT.

        Your trip from Washington, DC to New Haven, CT doesn't have to end in New Haven, CT. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York, NY, Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA or Providence, RI. If you’d like to add New York, NY, Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA or Providence, RI to your Washington, DC to New Haven, CT tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from New Haven, CT today!

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