Distance from New York, NY to Washington, DC

Distance

228 mi

Time

4 hours 36 mins

Gas Cost

$17 - $34

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There are 203.55 miles from New York to Washington in southwest direction and 228 miles (366.93 kilometers) by car, following the New Jersey Turnpike route.

New York and Washington are 4 hours 36 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from New York, NY to Washington, DC. The halfway point is Deepwater, NJ.

New York, NY and Washington, DC are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 8:20 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 10.54 gallons of gas to cover the route between New York, NY and Washington, DC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from New York to Washington is $28.25.

During the route, an average car will release 206.50 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between New York, NY and Washington, DC

If you want to meet halfway between New York, NY and Washington, DC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 39.683161 and -75.46349, or 39º 40' 59.3796" N, 75º 27' 48.564" W. This location is 113.83 miles away from New York, NY and Washington, DC and it would take approximately 2 hours 18 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Deepwater, NJ, situated 116.7 miles from New York, NY and 111.67 miles from Washington, DC. It would take 2 hours 18 mins to go from New York to Deepwater and 2 hours 20 mins to go from Washington to Deepwater.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between New York, NY and Washington, DC is Philadelphia, PA, situated 93.67 miles from New York, NY and 137.94 miles from Washington, DC. It would take 1 hour 54 mins to go from New York to Philadelphia and 2 hours 55 mins to go from Washington to Philadelphia.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Arlington, VA, Baltimore, MD, Brooklyn, NY, Columbia, MD, Edison, NJ, Elizabeth, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Newark, NJ and Staten Island, NY.


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Weather in New York, NY and Washington, DC

New York, NY

Drizzle next Friday, with temperatures peaking at 90°F on Sunday.

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10 0 degrees 9 358 degrees 2 19 degrees 5 77 degrees 9 78 degrees

Washington, DC

Light rain on Tuesday through next Friday, with temperatures peaking at 90°F on Sunday.

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10% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 13% Rain probability
5 352 degrees 5 351 degrees 4 8 degrees 6 39 degrees 7 56 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between New York, NY and Washington, DC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 203.55 mi 327.58 km 176.88 nautical mi
Driving distance 228 mi 366.93 km 198.13 nautical mi

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