There are 5 ways to get from Baltimore to Alexandria by train, bus, taxi 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.

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Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$23 - $45

4 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$79 - $190

Bus, train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc 1620 / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$30 - $57

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Alexandria 46.5 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Alexandria 46.5 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Alexandria is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Alexandria is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Alexandria is 41 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak station and arriving at Alexandria Amtrak. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 41.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Alexandria, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Baltimore to Alexandria every 3 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $29
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Room
$120 - $170
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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

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