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Overview: Train from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD

distanceDistance53 miles (85 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD cover the 53 miles (85 km) long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

Trains from Newark to Baltimore

Baltimore is a major city in the US State of Maryland and is the second-biggest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. This city has more public monuments and statues per capita than any other city in the US and is home to some of America's earliest National Register Historic Districts in the nation, including Federal Hill, Mount Vernon, and Fell's Point. The distance between Baltimore and Newark is about 53 miles (85 kilometers) with a train from Newark to Baltimore taking about 50 minutes to cover the distance. The fastest advertised train trip takes just 38 minutes, which is good to know for passengers when time is of the essence. Amtrak, a company providing train services in both the US and Canada operates more than three scheduled trains from Newark to Baltimore daily. Passengers can decide whether to travel in the morning, afternoon or evening.

Which train companies travel from Newark to Baltimore?

Currently, Amtrak is the only company offering train services from Newark, DE to Baltimore. Amtrak is a reputable company that has been in operation for more than four decades both in the US and in Canada. Typically, there are three daily scheduled trains from Newark to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most regularly scheduled trips from Newark to Baltimore, averaging three trips daily and 73 monthly. Passengers can find a train from Newark to Baltimore roughly every 5 hours. Amtrak serve nearly 87,000 customers each day across one of their 300 available services. They aim to update their rolling stock with modern amenities including WiFi, onboard cafes and restrooms.

How long is the train ride from Newark to Baltimore?

On average, a train from Newark to Baltimore takes approximately 50 minutes to cover the 53 mile distance between the two cities. For passengers seeking to arrive at Baltimore faster, they can take a train operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional which offers more express scheduled options with a train travel time of 38 minutes. Due to the relatively short time taken by train from Newark to Baltimore, train journeys between the two cities are considered to be both more economical and convenient for passengers in comparison to road transport.

How many trains are there from Newark to Baltimore?

Amtrak operates three trains from Newark to Baltimore every day. There is the morning train which departs at 8.00 a.m. followed by the afternoon train that departs at 2:00 p.m. and the last train departing at 7:00 p.m. For travelers seeking to avoid a crowded train, Tuesday is the best day for booking a train from Newark to Baltimore since it is the least busy day for trains from Newark, DE to Baltimore. On the other hand, the busiest day of the week is normally Sunday and travelers planning to travel on this day are advised to book their tickets well in advance as they may sell out and find trains more full than is the norm. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should be able to find a train departure that fits their schedule.

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

Departure station: Amtrak Train Company operates trains from Newark, DE to Baltimore from Newark Amtrak/Septa Station which is located at 10 Mopar Drive Newark, DE 19713-1300. Travelers alighting at the station must walk a few blocks north along South College Avenue to reach the businesses centered on Main Street or the University of Delaware. The station is served by several DART First State bus routes including 16, 33, 39, 55, and 59. Passengers can also access Wilmington/Newark Line Regional Rail services. Passengers wishing to travel to the station by car may make use of one of the 380 parking spaces in the nearby parking lot. Though the parking lot is also shared by park and ride travelers bound for Wilmington, Delaware or Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The James F. Hall Trail also runs alongside the north side of the tracks.

Arrival station: A train from Newark, DE to Baltimore terminates at Baltimore, MD - BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) or Baltimore, MD - Penn Station (BAL). Baltimore, MD - BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is about 10 miles (16 kilometers) from the city center, which equates to a 17 minute drive. This station can be accessed by taxi. Baltimore, MD - Penn Station (BAL) is about a mile and a half from the city center and can be accessed by the CityLink train services, taking about eight minutes. Facilities found at both stations include ATMs, elevators, restrooms, and vending machines. Amtrak WiFi is also available in Baltimore, MD - Penn Station (BAL).

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FAQs

How many miles is it from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD by train?

The train distance from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD is around 53 miles (85 km).

How long is a train to Baltimore, MD from Newark, DE on average?

On average the Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD train time is 2 h 15 min  covering the 53 miles (85 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

How many train services are there from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Newark, DE to Baltimore, MD. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.