There are 9 ways to get from New York to Bethesda by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 27 min

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

$129 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Washington DC

$23 - $38

7 alternative options

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD Tripper Bus

$27 - $50

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from New York to Bethesda 227.6 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 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 BETHESDA station

$69 - $448

Train to New York JFK, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 35 min

  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 BETHESDA station

$80 - $329

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$115 - $455

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$109 - $499

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$105 - $376

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Bethesda is to bus which costs $23 - $40 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Bethesda is to subway and fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $65 - $450.

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The distance between New York and Bethesda is 329 km. The road distance is 364 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from New York to Bethesda, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street and arriving at Bethesda, MD. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Bethesda hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, Vamoose Bus operates a bus from New York to Bethesda hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Tripper Bus also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Vamoose Bus
Website
vamoosebus.com
Bus from Penn Station 7th Ave. Corner of W 30th Street to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vamoosebus.com
Tripper Bus
Website
tripperbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tripperbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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