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Bus Route Overview: Rockville to New York

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Rockville to New York. Traveling by bus from Rockville to New York usually takes around 5 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 5 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance201 mi (324 km)
Shortest duration5h 15m
Cheapest price$19.99
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Rockville to New York

(Based on 8 ratings and reviews)

4.8

4.0

janelle

November 27, 2021- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: it was easy to find the location of the pick up spot, and ride was cool and easy as well. Cons: maybe be more verbal from the driver to the patron. Tips: pack a light snack and prepare to share a seat with others.

Pros: it was easy to find the location of the pick up spot, and ride was cool and easy as well. Cons: maybe be more verbal from the driver to the patron. Tips: pack a light snack and prepare to share a seat with others.

5.0

Mirian

November 18, 2019- Visiting friends

OurBus

I'm very please with my trip..thanks

I'm very please with my trip..thanks

4.0

Shashi

November 2, 2019

OurBus

Comfort

Comfort

5.0

Tamara

September 28, 2019- Vacation

OurBus

Everything was perfect

Everything was perfect

5.0

Thi Bich Hoa

September 26, 2019- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: Arrived earlier than expected time! Convenient drop off point in NYC! Cons: WiFi need to be improved. Tips: Bring some snacks with you as the bus non stop!

Pros: Arrived earlier than expected time! Convenient drop off point in NYC! Cons: WiFi need to be improved. Tips: Bring some snacks with you as the bus non stop!

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

$24.68 is the average price of a bus ticket from Rockville to New York. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $16.68 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Rockville to New York?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Rockville to New York. FlixBus US is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US25h 30m$33.78
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 2 trips per day from Rockville to New York, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Rockville to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Rockville to New York?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 201 miles from Rockville to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 15 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Rockville to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Rockville?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from Rockville to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to New York are there per day?

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

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Rockville to New York; ticket prices start at $38.50.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Rockville?

Main departure station: 622 Hungerford Dr

Most buses depart from the main station in Rockville.

All bus stations in Rockville:

  • 622 Hungerford Dr

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

Main arrival station: Chinatown - 28 Allen St (eastside b/w Hester and Canal St)

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New York.

All bus stations in New York:

  • Chinatown - 28 Allen St (eastside b/w Hester and Canal St)

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

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