You can get from Washington, DC to New York City by train, bus or flight.
To get from Washington, DC to New York City on Oct 06 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||203 miles (328 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$61 - $265|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $61 (€59) • 4 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $265 (€254) • 1 h 7 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, gojet airlines or Amtrak|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 203 miles (328 km) between Washington, DC and New York City. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 7 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $61 (€59). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, gojet airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Washington, DC to New York City.
There are 4 ways that you can travel from Washington, DC to New York City. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to get from Washington, DC to New York City is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $61 (€59) compared to other travel options to New York City:
A bus is $203 (€195) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Washington, DC to New York City costing on average $265 (€254).
Taking a bus is about $155 (€149) less than taking a train, which costs on average $216 (€208) for this route.
The quickest way to travel to New York City from Washington, DC is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 7 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h on average.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 56 min.
The Washington, DC to New York City distance is around 203 miles (328 km).
The average frequency per day from Washington, DC to New York City is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to New York City from Washington, DC as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Washington, DC to New York City:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Washington, DC to New York City, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Washington, DC to New York City with the following travel companies:
Direct services to New York City tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
When planning your trip from Washington, DC to New York City, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Washington, DC to New York City online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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