There are 10 ways to get from New York to Gaithersburg by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride 201

$117 - $309

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Rockville, MD - 622 Hungerford Dr. Southbound

$27 - $30

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Bus Vamoose Bus  •  5 h 17 min

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

$39 - $57

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from New York to Gaithersburg 231.5 miles

$22 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 38 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 SHADY GROVE station

$70 - $449

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$122 - $508

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  4. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$118 - $385

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  4. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$116 - $456

Fly Newark to Baltimore, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride

$138 - $514

Train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  3. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  4. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station

$83 - $315

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Gaithersburg is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Gaithersburg is to subway and fly which costs $70 - $450 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Gaithersburg. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. and arriving at N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave via N Washington St & Martins Ln. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between New York and Gaithersburg is 203 miles. The road distance is 231.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Gaithersburg without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 24 min and costs $110 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from New York to Gaithersburg, including transfers.

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New York to Gaithersburg bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, depart from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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New York to Gaithersburg bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at Rockville, MD - 622 Hungerford Dr. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Gaithersburg is 232 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from New York to Gaithersburg.

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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

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

Vamoose Bus operates a bus from New York to Gaithersburg hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Hartford
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to Gaithersburg Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Rockville, MD - 622 Hungerford Dr.
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
easternbus.com

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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