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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Chesapeake by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Newark, fly  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Norfolk (ORF) EWR - ORF

$141 - $442

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Bus via Canal St  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Canal St to Norfolk, VA - MP Island Cafe

$37

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Fly from New York La Guardia  •  3h 21m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Norfolk (ORF) LGA - ORF

$130 - $341

Fly from New York JFK  •  3h 18m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Norfolk (ORF) JFK - ORF

$196 - $472

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Norfolk (ORF) PHL - ORF

$170 - $719

Bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing Nyc

$47

Train  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Norfolk Northeast Regional

$90 - $200

Drive  •  6h 55m

  1. Drive from New York to Chesapeake 363.2 miles

$35 - $55

New York to Chesapeake by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Chesapeake is around 8h 17m and covers a distance of around 364 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 7h 43m. Operated by Hi Bus, Lion VA and Hampton Roads Transit (HRT), the New York to Chesapeake bus service departs from New York, NY and arrives in Wood & Church. Typically 37 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
8h 17m
Fastest bus time:
7h 43m
Buses per week:
37
Cheapest price:
$46
Carbon emissions:
72 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:30
Last bus departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Chesapeake bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chesapeake is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Chesapeake is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Chesapeake is to bus via Canal St which costs $37 and takes 7h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Chesapeake is to train and fly which costs $140 - $450 and takes 2h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Chesapeake. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Wood & Church via Virginia Beach & Burling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Norfolk. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 29m.

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It is 299 miles from New York to Chesapeake. It is approximately 363.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from New York to Chesapeake without a car is to bus which takes 7h 30m and costs $47.

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from New York to Chesapeake, including transfers.

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New York to Chesapeake bus services, operated by Hi Bus, depart from New York, NY station.

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New York to Chesapeake train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Chesapeake is to fly which takes 3h 21m and costs $130 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $47 and takes 7h 30m, you could also train, which costs $90 - $200 and takes 8h 29m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Chesapeake.
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  • Distance: 298.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 59m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Chesapeake, City of Chesapeake, VA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from New York to Chesapeake hourly. Alternatively, Hi Bus operates a bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 and the journey takes 6h 50m. Lion VA also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $260
Bus operators
Hi Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Lion VA
Phone
+1-917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
lionva.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
lionva.com
Vibes Travel & Tours LLC
Website
vibes-travel-tours-llc.business.site
Bus from Canal St to Norfolk, VA - MP Island Cafe
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
vibes-travel-tours-llc.business.site

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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New York to Chesapeake bus services, operated by Hi Bus, arrive at Norfolk - Military Crossing station.

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New York to Chesapeake train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Norfolk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Chesapeake is 363 miles. It takes approximately 6h 55m to drive from New York to Chesapeake.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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