There are 4 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU

$90 - $243

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Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc 1019 / ...

$43 - $102

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Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$105 - $295

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh 314.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Baltimore Downtown, Md, Richmond, Va and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Raleigh is 261 miles. The road distance is 314.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh is to fly which takes 2 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Raleigh, Nc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh is 314 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 260.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Raleigh via HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb, Baltimore Downtown, Md, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 Washington Union Station to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
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 Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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