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There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Ocean City by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Baltimore to Ocean City, MD 8109

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Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Salisbury, Md 903 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point 203E / ...

$31 - $69

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Night bus, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Salisbury, Md 905
  2. Take the bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point 203E / ...

$33 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Ocean City 237.7 miles

$23 - $35

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore, shuttle  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport to Ocean City, MD

$221 - $616

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Salisbury, shuttle  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salisbury (SBY) PHL - SBY
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Salisbury, MD to Ocean City, MD

$262 - $1,028

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train, shuttle  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Take a shuttle bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD

$209 - $707

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train, shuttle  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Take a shuttle bus from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD

$261 - $764

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Ocean City is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Ocean City is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Ocean City. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Ocean City Transfer Point via Shore Transit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Ocean City is 180 miles. The road distance is 237.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Ocean City without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 7 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Manhattan to Ocean City, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Manhattan to Ocean City bus services, operated by Shore Transit, arrive at Ocean City Transfer Point station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Ocean City is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Manhattan to Ocean City.

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  • Distance: 180.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Ocean City via Salisbury, Md and Shore Transit Bus Terminal in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Baltimore to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.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 Salisbury, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org
BayRunner Shuttle
Website
bayrunnershuttle.com
Shuttle from BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Shuttle from Salisbury, MD to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com
Shuttle from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
bayrunnershuttle.com

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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There are 1013+ hotels available in Ocean City. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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