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Journey Information

New York to Bethesda bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€22.29
Shortest Duration4h 30m
Trips per day2
Bus lines3
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Price trends for buses from New York to Bethesda

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Bethesda
Based on 10 reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Users that traveled with OurBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
21 October 2019Visiting family
On time and very reasonably priced
17 August 2019Visiting friends
affordable, comfortable, friendly, easy
arrive on time, the trip starts when everyone is in the bus… Maybe the bus can leave earlier
5 July 2019Visiting family
No phone charger

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Vamoose report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
3 January 2020Visiting family
Everything ran on schedule.
we had to wait out in the rain before the bus arrived (was about 20 minutes since we all got their early and the bus was on time).
bring an umbrella.
8 August 2019Visiting family
It was a nice commute
it's a great bus to travel.
25 June 2019Visiting family
The bus was on time
Couldn't improve with charging port to charge your phone.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Amtrak go to Bethesda from New York City?

No, Amtrak does not go to Bethesda from New York City. If you want to take a train most of the way from New York to Bethesda, you can take Amtrak from New York to Washington, DC and make your way to Bethesda from there. However, Vamoose offers direct bus trips from New York City to Bethesda, including luxury bus options.

What is the cheapest bus to get from Bethesda to New York?

The cheapest bus to get from Bethesda to New York is OurBus, with an average ticket price of about $26. It’s also the cheapest bus option from New York back to Bethesda.

However, OurBus only offers one daily trip going in each direction, so you’ll want to make sure to book your trip early. Vamoose also offers 6 daily trips in each direction on its non-luxury buses, which cost around $36 on average from Bethesda to New York.

What is the fastest bus to get from Bethesda to New York?

Bus trips from Bethesda to New York on both Vamoose and Vamoose Gold average 4 hours 30 minutes, which is the fastest time of any bus. However, OurBus trips average just a little bit longer at 4 hours 36 minutes, and all three options offer trips as fast as 4 hours 5 minutes.

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Bethesda?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €22.29 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Bethesda. Buses from Bethesda to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €22.29 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 326 kilometers (203 miles) from New York to Bethesda. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 30 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Bethesda. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 09:00 and the last bus leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all buses from New York to Bethesda, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from New York to Bethesda. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from New York to Bethesda?

There are 3 bus lines from New York to Bethesda. With 3 daily trips, Vamoose usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus14h 43m€23.92
Vamoose34h 30m€34.74
Vamoose Gold14h 30m€51.53

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

New York, New York has two bus stations with service to Bethesda, Maryland:

  • 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St
  • Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St

Where does the bus arrive in Bethesda?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Bethesda, Maryland:

  • 7401 Waverly St
  • Rockville Pike near Marinelli Dr

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