I95 is the shortest route from NY to Maryland.
New York State Route 17
there is a total of 6760 miles
Just take the thruway EAST on I-90 and, eventually, SOUTH on I-87 to New York.
Depends on the route you take: Shortest Route CPT to New York via Dakar: about 24 hours CPT to New york via London : 32 hours
1580.41 miles is the shortest route.
Roughly 15 hours.
Chicago to New York to Helsinki
The route with the shortest driving time is about 220 miles.