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There are 8 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Boston  •  1h 58m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Boston (BOS) BWI - BOS

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Night bus  •  11h 29m

  1. Take the night bus from Baltimore to Boston N2605

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Fly to Providence, train  •  3h 27m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Providence (PVD) BWI - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to Back Bay

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  3h 32m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Manchester (MHT) BWI - MHT
  2. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

Train via New York  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston Acela / ...

Train  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Boston Acela / ...

Bus  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA OurBus

Drive  •  7h 14m

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge 405.5 miles

Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge by bus and train

The journey time between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Cambridge is around 8h and covers a distance of around 429 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 45m. Operated by BWI Airport Shuttle, Maryland Transit, Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland and others, the Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge service departs from Off-Site Parking Pick-Up and arrives in Boston. Typically 75 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 23m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
8h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 45m
Journey distance:
429 miles
Services per week:
75
Cheapest price:
$39
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:35
Last service departs at:
22:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cambridge is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in Cambridge is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge is to night bus which costs $22 - $35 and takes 11h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge is to fly which costs $65 - $230 and takes 1h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb and arriving at Boston, MA via Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD and New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 39m.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Cambridge is 367 miles. The road distance is 405.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge without a car is to train via New York which takes 7h 51m and costs $35 - $440.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge is to fly which takes 1h 58m and costs $65 - $230. Alternatively, you can train via New York, which costs $35 - $440 and takes 7h 51m, you could also bus, which costs $50 - $90 and takes 9h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Boston, MA station.

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  • Distance: 367.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and Cambridge, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Cambridge via BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station, and Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station in around 7h 51m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Baltimore to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Baltimore to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$10 - $13
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Child
$70 - $110
First Class - Adult
$120 - $180
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $170
First Class - Child
$120 - $170
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$130 - $190
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$130 - $190
Business Seat - Child
$130 - $190
First Class - Adult
$200 - $290
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$200 - $290
First Class - Child
$200 - $290
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Child
$140 - $200
First Class - Adult
$220 - $310
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$220 - $310
First Class - Child
$220 - $310
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$220 - $310
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$220 - $310
Business Seat - Child
$220 - $310
First Class - Adult
$330 - $450
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$330 - $450
First Class - Child
$330 - $460
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$19 - $60
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $120
Business Class Seat
$60 - $160
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$28 - $90
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $180
Business Class Seat
$95 - $240
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown to New York
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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