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There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes by train, bus, car, subway, plane or tram

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

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Train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$49 - $88

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD Peter Pan

$22 - $47

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5h 55m

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

$29 - $73

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes 195.8 miles

$19 - $28

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Baltimore  •  4h 58m

  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

$141 - $515

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, train, tram  •  5h 19m

  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 train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  4. Take the tram from MT ROYAL & LT RAIL STAT nb to MT WASHINGTON & LT RAIL STAT nb

$126 - $617

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train, tram  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  3. Take the tram from MT ROYAL & LT RAIL STAT nb to MT WASHINGTON & LT RAIL STAT nb

$178 - $674

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway, train, tram  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  4. Take the tram from MT ROYAL & LT RAIL STAT nb to MT WASHINGTON & LT RAIL STAT nb

$121 - $642

Train to Islip, fly to Baltimore  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Baltimore (BWI) ISP - BWI

$180 - $469

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and arriving at PARK HEIGHTS AVE & HAYWARD AVE nb via HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb and REISTERSTOWN RD & LIBERTY HEIGHTS AVE nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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The distance between Manhattan and The Preakness Stakes is 175 miles. The road distance is 195.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs $45 - $90.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes, including transfers.

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Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs $45 - $90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $50 and takes 4h 38m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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  • Distance: 175 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and The Preakness Stakes, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 2h 19m. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $80
Business Class
$120 - $270
First Class
$270 - $400
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Tram from MT ROYAL & LT RAIL STAT nb to MT WASHINGTON & LT RAIL STAT nb
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to PENN STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
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
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.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
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes is 196 miles. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Manhattan to The Preakness Stakes.

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

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There are 233+ hotels available in The Preakness Stakes. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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

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