There are 11 ways to get from Manhattan to Frederick by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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Train, bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from BWI Airport Amtrak to Frederick Transit Center

$83 - $193

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Bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Frederick, Md 4407 / ...

$38 - $110

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Train  •  6h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to FREDERICK MARC wb Marc

$45 - $213

Night bus, bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Baltimore Downtown, Md 2301 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Frederick, Md 4407 / ...

$38 - $101

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Frederick 243.4 miles

$23 - $35

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, subway, bus  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$106 - $474

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore, bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Airport to Frederick Bayrunner Office

$157 - $494

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, bus  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$135 - $517

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway, bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$139 - $431

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$133 - $514

Train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, bus  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station

$136 - $685

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Frederick is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Frederick is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Frederick. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Frederick, Md via Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Frederick. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at FREDERICK MARC wb via New York Penn Station and UNION STATION MARC Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h.

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The distance between Manhattan and Frederick is 206 miles. The road distance is 243.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Frederick without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 30m and costs $80 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Manhattan to Frederick, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Frederick bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan to Frederick train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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  • Distance: 206.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Frederick, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Frederick via Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 5h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to Frederick via 34 St - Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Washington Union Station, and UNION STATION MARC Washington in around 6h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Train operators
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 New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
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 New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
More information at
Maryland Transit
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
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
Bus from BWI Airport Amtrak to Frederick Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Website
amtrak.com
BayRunner Shuttle
Website
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from BWI Airport Amtrak to Frederick Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown to Frederick Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Bus from Baltimore Airport to Frederick Bayrunner Office
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Frederick, Md
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$29 - $45
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Monocacy Marc Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Frederick is to bus which takes 5h 50m and costs $35 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $220 and takes 6h.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 18m.

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Manhattan to Frederick bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Frederick, Md station.

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Manhattan to Frederick train services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at FREDERICK MARC wb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Frederick is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Manhattan to Frederick.

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

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Book your Manhattan to Frederick bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Frederick. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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