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There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to North Potomac by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  5h 8m

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

$44 - $135

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Bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC New York / ...

$28 - $48

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Bus via Bethesda Station & Bay E  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD

$34 - $40

Drive  •  4h 12m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to North Potomac 239.9 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 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

$176 - $451

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD

$160 - $370

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$196 - $431

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 301 bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
  4. Take the line 301 bus from Rockville Station & Bay D - East to Travilah Rd & Mccrossin Ln

$97 - $243

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 301 bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
  4. Take the line 301 bus from Rockville Station & Bay D - East to Travilah Rd & Mccrossin Ln

$118 - $424

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 301 bus  •  5h 8m

  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 ROCKVILLE station
  4. Take the line 301 bus from Rockville Station & Bay D - East to Travilah Rd & Mccrossin Ln

$113 - $534

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in North Potomac is 800-232-4636.

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The cost-effective way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to drive, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to train and fly which costs $170 - $460 and takes 3h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan station to North Potomac. However, there are services departing from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street and arriving at Travilah Rd & Mccrossin Ln via Bethesda Station & Bay E and Rockville Station & Bay D - East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 54m.

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The distance between Manhattan and North Potomac is 212 miles. The road distance is 239.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac without a car is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs $40 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Manhattan to North Potomac, including transfers.

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Manhattan to North Potomac bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, depart from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs $40 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus via Bethesda Station & Bay E, which costs $30 - $40 and takes 6h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 12m.

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Manhattan to North Potomac bus services, operated by Vamoose Bus, arrive at Bethesda, MD station.

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  • Distance: 211.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 8m

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Vamoose Bus operates a bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD once daily. Tickets cost $30 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $350
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Vamoose Bus
Phone
+1 212-695-6766
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Economy
$30
Premium
$75
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Rockville Station & Bay D - East to Travilah Rd & Mccrossin Ln
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to North Potomac is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4h 12m to drive from Manhattan to North Potomac.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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