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from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC

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Fri
Dec 3
$17Amtrak
$8Flixbus
Sat
Dec 4
$17Amtrak
$8Flixbus
Sun
Dec 5
$12Amtrak
$7Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$11Amtrak
$5Flixbus
Wed
Dec 8
$11Amtrak
$5Flixbus
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$11Amtrak
$5Flixbus

Travel Information from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $10
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€4) • 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $10 (€9) • 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Travel 35 miles (57 km) by bus or train to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 39 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC.

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FAQs
How do I get from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD. You can take a bus or train.

How do I get from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC is by taking a bus with an average price of $5 (€4).

This is compared to other travel options to Washington, DC:

A bus is $5 (€4) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC costing on average $10 (€9).

What is the quickest way from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC?

The fastest way to get to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD is by train with an average travel time of 39 min.

Other travel options to Washington, DC can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Washington, DC by bus can take on average 50 min.

What is the distance between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC?

Washington, DC is approximately 35 miles (57 km) away from Baltimore, MD.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC?

The average frequency per day from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Baltimore, MD? Where do I arrive in Washington, DC?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC:

    Which travel operators can get me to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC:

    • You can go to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $5 (€4) with Flixbus from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC on Omio.
    • You can travel to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $10 (€9) with Amtrak from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC.
    Is it possible to travel directly between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC?

    Yes, there are direct routes from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 50 direct trains per day to Washington, DC with Amtrak or Amtrak.

    Direct services to Washington, DC tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Where else should I travel to after my journey to Washington, DC from Baltimore, MD ends?
    Many of our customers traveling from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC don't make Washington, DC their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Washington, DC are New York City, Paris or London, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Washington, DC to any of these top destinations today!
    How far in advance should I book tickets between Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC online to get the best deals?

    Before traveling from Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket is costing on average $5 (€4) one way for this route.
    • A train ticket for this journey is costing $10 (€9) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Baltimore, MD to Washington, DC tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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