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

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Train  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela / ...

$43 - $213

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Bus via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the bus from 300 W 31st St, NYC to Washington DC FlixBus

$20 - $31

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Bus  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD New York, NY - Baltimore - White Marsh, MD - Columbia, MD - Rockville, MD - Bethesda, MD - Tysons, VA / ...

$25 - $48

Drive  •  4h 13m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to North Potomac 240.7 miles

$23 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 33m

  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

$190 - $620

Subway, train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD

$213 - $545

Subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD

$211 - $3,129

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 67 bus  •  5h 2m

  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 SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the line 67 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West to Dufief Mill Rd & Travilah Rd

$92 - $423

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 67 bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  4. Take the line 67 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West to Dufief Mill Rd & Travilah Rd

$118 - $432

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 67 bus  •  5h 28m

  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 line 67 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West to Dufief Mill Rd & Travilah Rd

$120 - $508

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to bus via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station which costs $19 - $35 and takes 7h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to subway and fly which costs $190 - $650 and takes 3h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to North Potomac. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Dufief Mill Rd & Travilah Rd via Rockville Pike & Marinelli Rd and Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 43m.

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The distance between Manhattan and North Potomac is 212 miles. The road distance is 240.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac without a car is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs $40 - $220.

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

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Manhattan to North Potomac bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from New York, NY station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to North Potomac is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs $40 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $50 and takes 6h 43m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 26m.

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

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to North Potomac.
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  • Distance: 211.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD 3 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 35m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $170
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 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 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 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 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
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 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
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
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from 300 W 31st St, NYC to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West to Dufief Mill Rd & Travilah Rd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to North Potomac is 241 miles. It takes approximately 4h 13m to drive from Manhattan to North Potomac.

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United Airlines offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 175+ hotels available in North Potomac. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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