There are 7 ways to get from Suffolk to Bethesda by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  2 h 17 min

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

$187 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Hampton, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station

$63 - $94

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ORF - 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

$193 - $382

Fly to Baltimore, train, subway  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Baltimore (BWI) ORF - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station

$260 - $516

Train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional

$139 - $271

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Richmond, Va 3564 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...

$90 - $148

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Suffolk to Bethesda 198.7 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Suffolk to Bethesda is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Suffolk to Bethesda is to fly and subway which costs $180 - $350 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Suffolk and Bethesda is 159 miles. The road distance is 198.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Suffolk to Bethesda without a car is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $130 - $280.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Suffolk to Bethesda, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Suffolk to Bethesda is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $130 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $150 and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Norfolk Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suffolk to Bethesda is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Suffolk to Bethesda.

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American Airlines offers flights from Norfolk Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 870+ hotels available in Bethesda. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Suffolk to Norfolk Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $70 - $90.

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Map of how to get from Suffolk to Bethesda.
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  • Distance: 159.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Suffolk, VA, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Suffolk to Bethesda once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Suffolk to Bethesda via Norfolk, Va, Richmond, Va, Washington, Dc, and Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne in around 6 h 4 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
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
Subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
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 Norfolk, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Megabus

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