There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Ocean City by bus, train, night bus, car, plane, subway or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Best Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Dewey Beach Ny2beaches / ...

$35 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 47 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

8 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 30 min

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

Train, night bus, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak
  2. Take the night bus from Wilmington, De to Salisbury, Md 905
  3. Take the bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point

$83 - $147

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Ocean City 237.7 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Salisbury, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salisbury (SBY) PHL - SBY
  3. Take the bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point

$236 - $995

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Baltimore  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI

$220 - $618

Fly Newark to Baltimore  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI

$222 - $617

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train, shuttle  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall 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 15 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall 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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The distance between Manhattan and Ocean City is 180 miles. The road distance is 237.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Manhattan to Ocean City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan station to Ocean City station. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Penn Station and arriving at South Division Street Transit Station via Del Rt 1 & Ruddertown and 144th Street Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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

Best Bus operates a bus from Manhattan to Ocean City 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Manhattan to Ocean City 4 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 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 Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$60 - $110
Business Class
$80 - $200
First Class
$190 - $280
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Dewey Beach
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Wilmington, De to Salisbury, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org

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