Baltimore to Cambridge Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $67
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 35min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 51 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, train, bus and by car
Distance 340 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
$265 · 5h 35min · 502 lb of CO2
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Baltimore to Cambridge Flights

There are 2 airports — BWI, DCA — that make sense to fly out of from Baltimore and 2 airports — YKF, YHM — to access Cambridge. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BWI.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Cambridge from Baltimore, a flight is the quickest method.
$106 · 11h 19min · 131 lb of CO2
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$67 · 9h 6min · 51 lb of CO2
White Marsh to Hamilton
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$46 · 6h 0min · 68 lb of CO2
Baltimore to Cambridge

Drive from Baltimore to Cambridge

It's 341 miles between Baltimore to Cambridge. On a typical day, it might take between 6h 0min and 6h 18min from Baltimore to Cambridge under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 6h 36min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Cambridge by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $45.

What is the best way to travel from Baltimore to Cambridge?

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Baltimore to Cambridge. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Baltimore to Cambridge?

On your trip from Baltimore to Cambridge, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Baltimore to Cambridge Ontario?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Baltimore to Cambridge. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

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 Cambridge is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Baltimore/Cambridge 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 Cambridge 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 Cambridge? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Cambridge 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 Cambridge 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.

What's the cheapest way from Baltimore to Cambridge?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Baltimore to Cambridge is by bus. The bus costs $67 roughly and will take 9 hours 6 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Baltimore to Cambridge?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Baltimore area and Cambridge, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 11 hours 58 minutes. We recommend catching the train at BWI BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, which is about 9 miles from Baltimore. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from Baltimore to Cambridge by car?

The total distance between Baltimore and Cambridge is 341 miles and will take you about 6 hours. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $46.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from Baltimore to Cambridge
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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