There are 11 ways to get from New York to Germantown 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  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to GERMANTOWN MARC wb Marc

$130 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Bus  •  5 h 46 min

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

$29 - $35

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Train, bus  •  5 h 12 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 SHADY GROVE & station 201

$119 - $314

Bus Vamoose Bus  •  5 h 43 min

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

$39 - $57

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from New York to Germantown 238.2 miles

$23 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 100 bus  •  4 h 3 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
  4. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$72 - $454

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, subway, line 100 bus  •  4 h 11 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
  4. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$124 - $513

Train to Newark, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, line 100 bus  •  4 h 54 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
  5. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$120 - $390

Fly Newark to Baltimore, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI
  2. Take the bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station

$140 - $519

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, line 100 bus  •  5 h 5 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
  5. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$118 - $461

Train to New York JFK, fly to Washington Dulles, subway, line 100 bus  •  5 h 6 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
  5. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$85 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Germantown is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Germantown is to subway and fly and line 100 bus which costs $70 - $460 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Germantown. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. and arriving at Germantown Transit Center & Bay B via N Washington St & Martins Ln and Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Germantown. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at GERMANTOWN MARC wb via UNION STATION MARC Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between New York and Germantown is 205 miles. The road distance is 238.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Germantown without a car is to train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from New York to Germantown, including transfers.

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

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New York to Germantown train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Germantown is to train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $130 - $340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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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 Germantown bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at Rockville, MD - 622 Hungerford Dr. station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Germantown.
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  • Distance: 205.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from New York to Germantown via Washington Union Station and UNION STATION MARC Washington in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, Vamoose Bus operates a bus from New York to Germantown 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 23 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 Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to GERMANTOWN MARC wb
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov

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