There are 7 ways to get from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to FARRAGUT WEST station Orange / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$59 - $161

Cheapest option

Subway, train via NEW CARROLLTON station  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$6 - $190

5 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to GREENBELT station Green / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La to Bwi Airport Stop 2 - Concourse E B30

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) 36.6 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) 36.6 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  47 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Arlington to Baltimore Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Arlington to Baltimore Airport 36.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is to taxi which costs $160 - $190 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between Arlington and Baltimore Airport (BWI) is 31 miles. The road distance is 36.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arlington, VA, USA and Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA?

There is no direct connection from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI). However, you can take the subway to FARRAGUT WEST station, take the walk to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the subway to UNION STATION station, take the walk to Washington Union Station Amtrak, take the train to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, take the walk to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, then take the bus to Terminal between doors 14 and 15. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI) via NEW CARROLLTON station, New Carrollton Amtrak, BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, and BWI Amtrak/MARC Station in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to GREENBELT station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La to Bwi Airport Stop 2 - Concourse E
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Taxi from Arlington to Baltimore Airport (BWI)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Arlington to Baltimore Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Arlington to Baltimore Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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