There are 10 ways to get from Edison to Bethesda by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$114 - $321

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Wallenberg Blvd Across From Terminal to Market St At 8Th St 409
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc

$32 - $73

8 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$83 - $214

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick Downtown to New York Port Authority 100-To PABT
  2. Take the bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD

$41 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Edison to Bethesda 199.1 miles

$19 - $29

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$122 - $508

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$76 - $459

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  4. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$118 - $385

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$87 - $340

Train to Newark, fly to Baltimore, train, subway  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station

$195 - $669

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edison to Bethesda is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edison to Bethesda is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Edison and Bethesda is 179 miles. The road distance is 199.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Edison to Bethesda, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edison to Bethesda. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick Downtown and arriving at Bethesda, MD via Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Edison to Bethesda.
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  • Distance: 179 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

What companies run services between Edison, NJ, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Edison to Bethesda hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edison to Bethesda via New York Port Authority and Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street in around 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark - Iselin Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
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
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Brunswick Downtown to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Book at
megabus.com
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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