Washington, D.C. to Baltimore

Cheapest

Carpool

Cheapest $3

Quickest

Train

Quickest 36min

Most Convenient

Bus

Most Convenient

There are 1 bus company, 1 train company operating 7 routes - Vermonter, Shuttle, Silver Star, Acela Express, Crescent, Piedmont, Cardinal from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore. The cheapest bus costs $8 and is 55min. The cheapest train costs $25 and is 36min.

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What is the best way to travel from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore?

There are 4 ways to travel from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore. 4 buses, 3 trains, 1 flight and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore is the cheapest. The train operated by Amtrak running from WAS to BWI is the fastest. The bus operated by Greyhound running from Washington to Baltimore is the most convenient.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore?

There is only one bus company, Greyhound, with routes running from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Washington, D.C. to Baltimore. Because the by car is quickest, we recommend taking the by car.

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Bus from Washington to Baltimore from $11 with Greyhound

Bus
Washington to Baltimore
$11
1h 24min
Washington
1h 24min · Bus
Baltimore

Train from WAS Washington to BAL Baltimore from $27 with Amtrak

Train
WAS to BAL
$27
48min
  • Amtrak $25
    Train · 1 stop 36min
    WAS
    36min · Train Vermonter
    BWI
  • Amtrak $27
    Train · 1 stop 48min
    WAS
    48min · Train Crescent
    BAL

Flight from DCA Washington to BWI Baltimore from $213

Flight
DCA to BWI
$213
4h 44min
DCA
4h 44min · Flight
BWI

Train from ALX Alexandria to BAL Baltimore from $28 with Amtrak

Train
ALX to BAL
$28
58min
ALX
58min · Train Crescent
BAL

Bus from Silver Spring to Baltimore from $8

Bus
Silver Spring to Baltimore
$8
45min
Silver Spring
45min · Bus
Baltimore

Bus from College Park to Baltimore from $8 with Greyhound

Bus
College Park to Baltimore
$8
55min
College Park
55min · Bus
Baltimore

Train from NCR Hyattsville to BAL Baltimore from $25 with Amtrak

Train
NCR to BAL
$25
39min
NCR
39min · Train Silver Star
BAL
Bus
New Carrollton to Baltimore
$24
1h 50min
New Carrollton
1h 50min · Bus
Baltimore
Drive
Washington, D.C. to Baltimore
$4
53min
Washington, D.C.
53min · Drive
Baltimore