There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly Baltimore to Philadelphia  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL

$219 - $542

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa 1002 / ...

$19 - $50

4 alternative options

Fly Baltimore to Lancaster, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS
  2. Take the train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$68 - $123

Bus, train to Reagan Washington, fly to Philadelphia  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal between doors 14 and 15 to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL

$226 - $599

Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$80 - $225

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia 109 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Philadelphia is 97 miles. The road distance is 109 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2 and Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Philadelphia hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $220 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lancaster Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
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 BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus operators
BWI Airport Shuttle
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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