There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading by plane, bus, train, tram, car 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

Fly, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster to Reading

$53 - $84

Cheapest option

Tram, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to HUNT VALLEY & LT RAIL STAT nb
  2. Take the bus from Hunt Valley station to Transfer Center 83S
  3. Take the bus from York to Reading

$23 - $30

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Reading Nyc

$96 - $248

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from York to Reading York / ...

$31 - $59

Train, bus via Lancaster Amtrak  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster to Reading

$117 - $296

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading 116.1 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take a town car from Baltimore Airport to Reading 116.1 miles

$230 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Reading is 90 miles. The road distance is 116.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading. However, there are services departing from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb and arriving at Reading via Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2, Baltimore Downtown, Md and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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

You can take a bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reading via Patapsco Lightrail Station Bay 4, Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2, HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb, Baltimore Downtown, Md, York, Pa, and York in around 5 h 33 min.

Airlines
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 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 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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to HUNT VALLEY & LT RAIL STAT nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from Lancaster to Reading
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from 30th St. Station to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from York to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Rabbit Transit
Website
rabbittransit.org
Bus from Hunt Valley station to Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rabbittransit.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Baltimore Airport to Reading
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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