There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda by train, subway, 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

Train, subway  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station Red

$57 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station 201
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to BETHESDA station Red

$4 - $9

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda 36 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda 36 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Baltimore Airport to Bethesda

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Baltimore Airport to Bethesda 36 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs $150 - $190.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Bethesda is 43 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and Bethesda, MD, USA?

There is no direct connection from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda. However, you can take the bus to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, take the walk to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, take the train to Washington Union Station Amtrak, take the walk to UNION STATION station, then take the subway to BETHESDA station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda via SHADY GROVE & station and SHADY GROVE station in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to BETHESDA station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Bethesda
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
http://www.psc.state.md.us/
Website
psc.state.md.us
Raven Cab Co
Phone
+1 410-945-2212
Next Destination
Phone
+1 202-643-9257
Website
nextdestinationllc.com
Preston Transportation
Phone
+1 443-449-8680
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Baltimore Airport to Bethesda
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Baltimore Airport to Bethesda
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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