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There are 6 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City by plane, bus, train, tram or car

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Fly to Baltimore, bus

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI)
  2. Take the bus from FAYETTE ST & HOWARD ST wb to FREDERICK RD & FIVE OAKS POOL wb

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Tram, train, line 77 bus

  1. Take the tram from Terminal 4 to Jamaica Station-Station D
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  4. Take the line 77 bus from West Baltimore Marc Station Bay 1 to ROLLING RD & RT 40 nb

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Fly to Reagan Washington, train

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA)
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to WEST BALTIMORE MARC nb

Bus

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

Bus via Perry Hall

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
  2. Take the bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 42 St
  3. Take the bus from New York to Baltimore, MD
  4. Take the bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to N BROADWAY SB & MONUMENT STns
  5. Take the bus from WOLFE ST between MADISON ST & MONUMENT ST to FREDERICK RD & FIVE OAKS POOL wb

Drive

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City by bus, subway and walk

The journey time between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Ellicott City is around 7h 43m and covers a distance of around 223 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 29m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 31m. Operated by MTA, MTA Bus Company, Megabus and others, the New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City service departs from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arrives in FREDERICK RD & FIVE OAKS POOL wb. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 14m
Layover time:
1h 29m
Total time:
7h 43m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 31m
Journey distance:
223 miles
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
$38
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:15
Last service departs at:
08:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City bus, subway and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City is to fly and bus which costs $140 - $550 and takes 3h 3m.

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It is 187 miles from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City. It is approximately 216.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City without a car is to tram and train and line 77 bus which takes 4h 49m and costs $30 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City is 216 miles. It takes approximately 3h 54m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ellicott City.

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

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  • Distance: 187 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Ellicott City, MD, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Greyhound USA also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $300
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $330
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10 - $270
Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to WEST BALTIMORE MARC nb
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$3 - $5
JFK Airtrain
Phone
+1 (212) 435-7000
Website
new.mta.info
Tram from Terminal 4 to Jamaica Station-Station D
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8
More information at
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Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$30 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$55 - $200
Business Seat - Adult
$65 - $220
First Class - Child 2-12
$90 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$170 - $310
First Class - Adult
$190 - $340
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$18 - $60
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $120
Business Class Seat
$60 - $150
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from FAYETTE ST & HOWARD ST wb to FREDERICK RD & FIVE OAKS POOL wb
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus from West Baltimore Marc Station Bay 1 to ROLLING RD & RT 40 nb
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to N BROADWAY SB & MONUMENT STns
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus from WOLFE ST between MADISON ST & MONUMENT ST to FREDERICK RD & FIVE OAKS POOL wb
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
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
$35 - $50
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 to Baltimore Downtown
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
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
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 42 St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York to Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$30 - $40

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