|Cheapest Way||Bus — $1|
|Fastest Way||Train — 38min|
|Eco-Friendly Way||Bus — 5 lb CO2|
|Available Modes||3 modes — train, bus and by car|
|Travel Companies||Greyhound, Amtrak, Peter Pan / Greyhound, Megabus|
The are 8 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Baltimore to Alexandria. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Baltimore towards Washington, as it is the cheapest to Alexandria. It's common to find tickets for as low as $1. Megabus operates from Baltimore to Alexandria, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.
The trip to Alexandria is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Baltimore. The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Alexandria is $1 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 19 minutes with the bus. Megabus offers limited service between Alexandria and Baltimore.We recommend booking the trip to Alexandria about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Baltimore the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Alexandria.
While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Alexandria is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Baltimore/Alexandria buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Baltimore is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Baltimore MD and Alexandria during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!
The plus side of taking the train from Baltimore to Alexandria? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Alexandria traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Alexandria is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.
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|Customer Service Español||1-800-531-5332|
|Useful Links||Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website|
|Customer Service and Reservations||1-800-872-7245|
|Group Travel Requests||1-800-872-1477|