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There are 10 ways to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Acela / ...

$40 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus via BETHESDA station  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Bethesda, MD to New York, NY

$31 - $58

8 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York City 2601 / ...

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 239.1 miles

$23 - $35

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  4. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station

$77 - $301

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station

$76 - $355

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR

$136 - $519

Line 100 bus, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$130 - $349

Line 100 bus, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station

$169 - $583

Line 100 bus, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR

$144 - $437

Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by bus, subway and train

The journey time between Germantown and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 4h 54m and covers a distance of around 253 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 12m. Operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, Metro Washington DC, Amtrak Acela Express and others, the Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) service departs from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arrives in New York Moynihan Train Hall. Typically 153 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 54m
Fastest journey time:
4h 12m
Journey distance:
253 miles
Services per week:
153
Cheapest price:
$40
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
23:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus, subway and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

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Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to train which costs $40 - $210 and takes 4h 7m.

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It is 206 miles from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City). It is approximately 239.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to train which takes 4h 7m and costs $40 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to train which takes 4h 7m and costs $40 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus via BETHESDA station, which costs $30 - $60 and takes 5h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1047+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 206.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Germantown, Montgomery County, MD, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $200 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Tripper Bus operates a bus from Bethesda, MD to New York, NY 4 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$13 - $300
Train operators
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 Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
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 Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Peak
$3 - $12
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
Bus operators
Tripper Bus
Website
tripperbus.com
Bus from Bethesda, MD to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
tripperbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Regular
$27
Elite
$50
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov

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