The are 6 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Baltimore to Bowie. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Baltimore towards Annapolis, as it is the cheapest to Bowie. It's common to find tickets for as low as $6. Greyhound operates from Baltimore to Bowie, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.
Greyhound offers limited service between Bowie and Baltimore.We recommend booking the trip to Bowie 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 Bowie. There is usually no need to book these sort of trips from Baltimore to Bowie in advance. Rideshares should be available on demand all hours of the day.
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 Bowie is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Baltimore/Bowie 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 Bowie 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 Bowie? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bowie 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 Bowie 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.
|Cheapest Way||Bus — $6|
|Fastest Way||Train — 26min|
|Eco-Friendly Way||Bus — 6 lb CO2|
|Available Modes||3 modes — train, bus and by car|
|Travel Companies||Greyhound, Amtrak|