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Train Information to Boston from Baltimore, MD

distanceDistance358 miles (578 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$66 (€52)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Baltimore, MD to Boston cover the 358 miles (578 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 27 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $66 (€52).

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Amtrak trains from Baltimore, MD to Boston

For as little as $36 (€29) you can travel by train between Baltimore, MD and Boston with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and First Class for you to book for your next journey by train from Baltimore, MD to Boston.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Amtrak between Baltimore, MD and Boston for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Amtrak train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Baltimore, MD to Boston train with Amtrak (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Baltimore, MD - Boston trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Baltimore, MD to Boston by train is 358 miles (578 km). You can book tickets for this Amtrak train for as low as $36 (€29) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Amtrak tickets from Baltimore, MD to Boston in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Amtrak Baltimore, MD - Boston train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Amtrak's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Baltimore, MD to Boston are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

Trains from Baltimore to Boston

Traveling by train from Baltimore to Boston means leaving the stresses of navigating unfamiliar or busy roads and worrying about airport check-in procedures and security behind. With regular departures and a choice of ticket prices, there are trains between the two cities to suit all budgets and schedules, whether visiting for business or leisure. Train routes from Baltimore to Boston are operated by Amtrak, one of the largest rail service providers in the US, giving passengers a choice of at least a dozen direct services and one further connecting route on weekdays. A direct train from Baltimore to Boston takes between 6 hours and 30 minutes and 9 hours 30 minutes to complete the journey. All departures are from Baltimore Pennsylvania Station (commonly referred to as Penn Station) with all trains arriving at Boston South Station.

Which train companies travel from Baltimore to Boston?

All trains from Baltimore, Maryland, to Boston, Massachusetts, are operated by Amtrak. This rail provider has been in operation for nearly 50 years and has grown from providing just 21 routes to having a large train network that covers at least 500 stations in the United States. Many of these are in isolated rural areas. The Amtrak fleet of rolling stock is continuously being upgraded to provide modern, spacious carriages with comfortable seating and plenty of room for luggage. Onboard services include WiFi, restrooms, quiet cars, power outlets, and a variety of catering options. Both standard coach seats and Business Class seats are available on services between Baltimore and Boston.

How long is the train ride from Baltimore to Boston?

Direct trains from Baltimore to Boston take between 6 hours and 30 minutes and just under nine hours 30 minutes to make the journey with at least 12 departures a day on weekdays. There is also one connecting train from Baltimore to Boston every day that takes approximately 8 hours 30 minutes and requires one transfer en route. This connection is made at New York Penn Station.

How many trains are there from Baltimore to Boston?

On Mondays to Fridays, there are at least a dozen daily departures of direct services plus one additional connecting route. Departures commence in the early hours of the morning and continue until late evening. Most departures are before lunch with the last train of the day not arriving until the following morning. The connecting route departs mid-afternoon. There is a slightly reduced service on Saturdays while more trains are available on Sundays.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Baltimore to Boston?

Departure station: trains to Boston from Baltimore all start their journey at Baltimore Pennsylvania Station, located in the Midtown district on Charles Street. This is approximately 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the historic Harbor area which is the city's main tourist hub. Several local bus routes link the station to the harbor with a journey time of 30 minutes. The city's transport network is made up of light trains, local buses, and a subway system. Tourists can also make use of the free Charm City Circulator which covers the harbor and other historic sights. Constructed in 1911, Penn Station is an attractive Beaux-Arts-style building and is one of the busiest railway stations in the United States. Among the amenities at this large station are car parking, ATMs, public payphones, restrooms, waiting rooms, both ticket offices and ticket machines, WiFi, left luggage storage, and a pod for nursing mothers. There is a small selection of catering and shopping options at the station including vending machines. All areas of Penn Station are fully accessible to passengers with limited mobility, with step-free access to platforms, ticket office, waiting rooms, and restrooms.

Arrival station: the train from Baltimore to Boston arrives at Boston South Station which can be found at the junction of Summer Street with Atlantic Avenue. The Red Line of the subway network and the Silver bus line stop at the station and are part of the city's transport network of subway services, local buses, commuter trains, and water shuttles operated by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). The station is housed in a historic building and has amenities that include car parks, taxi rank, waiting areas, WiFi, ATMs and banks, luggage storage, restrooms, and a wide choice of places to dine, drink, and shop. Boston South Station, as well as the city's transport network, is fully accessible to those with limited mobility and other disabilities. All areas have step-free access via elevators and ramps while wheelchairs can be borrowed. Adapted restrooms are available and service animals are welcome throughout the station.

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Trains from Baltimore, MD to Boston
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Baltimore, MD to Boston cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Boston from Baltimore, MD for as low as $36 (€29)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Baltimore, MD to Boston on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Baltimore, MD to Boston train to cost on average $66 (€52)  one way.
How far is it from Baltimore, MD to Boston by train?
The distance to Boston from Baltimore, MD by train is approximately 358 miles (578 km).
How long is a train from Baltimore, MD to Boston on average?
The train time between Baltimore, MD and Boston is on average 7 h 27 min  for the 358 miles (578 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Baltimore, MD to Boston by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train companies can get me from Baltimore, MD to Boston?
For the journey from Baltimore, MD to Boston you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Baltimore, MD to Boston on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What time is the earliest train from Baltimore, MD to Boston? What time is the last train from Baltimore, MD to Boston?
You can take the earliest train from Baltimore, MD to Boston at 9: 25 AM   or take the last train from Baltimore, MD to Boston leaving at 2: 53 PM. Look for the latest Baltimore, MD to Boston train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Boston to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Boston within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $66 (€52) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Baltimore, MD and Boston are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.