There are 4 ways to get from Wilmington to Bethesda by train, subway, bus, car 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, subway  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station Red

$87 - $225

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown to Silver Spring

$28 - $52

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Bethesda 109.3 miles

$10 - $16

Train, fly, subway  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Chester
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station

$173 - $449

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Bethesda is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Bethesda is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

More details

The distance between Wilmington and Bethesda is 99 miles. The road distance is 109.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Wilmington to Bethesda, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Bethesda station. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Bethesda Station & Bay B via Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown and Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 102. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Wilmington to Bethesda.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 99 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Bethesda via Baltimore Downtown, Md, Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown, Silver Spring, and Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 102 in around 3 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
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
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Wilmington, De to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown to Silver Spring
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.