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There are 6 ways to get from Cleveland to Bethesda by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLE - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$126 - $420

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Bus  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc 4440 / ...

$53 - $75

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4h 10m

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

$152 - $368

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  4h 27m

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

$156 - $466

Train  •  10h 40m

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak Capitol Limited

$69 - $182

Drive  •  6h 11m

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Bethesda 359.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Bethesda is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Bethesda is to fly and subway which costs $120 - $420 and takes 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cleveland to Bethesda. However, there are services departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Fort Dr Nw & Albemarle St Nw via Massachusetts Ave Ne & First St Ne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 39m.

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The distance between Cleveland and Bethesda is 300 miles. The road distance is 359.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Bethesda without a car is to train which takes 10h 40m and costs $65 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Cleveland to Bethesda, including transfers.

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Cleveland to Bethesda bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Cleveland, Oh station.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Bethesda is to train which takes 10h 40m and costs $65 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $75 and takes 12h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Cleveland Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Cleveland to Bethesda bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Cleveland to Bethesda.
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  • Distance: 300 miles
  • Duration: 3h 28m

What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Cleveland to Bethesda once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 10h 22m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Cleveland to Bethesda every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 11h 35m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Cleveland to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cleveland to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $120

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Cleveland to Bethesda is 359 miles. It takes approximately 6h 11m to drive from Cleveland to Bethesda.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Cleveland Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 982+ hotels available in Bethesda. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cleveland to Cleveland Airport is to subway which takes 27m and costs $3.

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