There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Bethesda by plane, train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Boston to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA

$87 - $291

Cheapest option

Bus Tripper Bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD Tripper Bus

$46 - $59

7 alternative options

Fly Boston to Baltimore, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Baltimore (BWI) BOS - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$100 - $372

Fly Boston to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$88 - $318

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MHT - DCA

$154 - $447

Train to Providence, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA

$122 - $468

Train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$213 - $562

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc 2563 / ...

$48 - $115

Drive  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Bethesda 441.5 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and four other airlines fly from Boston to Bethesda hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Bethesda hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Manchester to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Tripper Bus
Website
tripperbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tripperbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Bethesda?

The distance between Boston and Bethesda is 633 km. The road distance is 706 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Bethesda?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Bethesda is to bus which costs $45 - $60 and takes 9 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Bethesda?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Bethesda is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $85 - $300.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Bethesda?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Bethesda. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Bethesda, MD via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Bethesda?

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Boston to Bethesda, including transfers.