There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore to Allentown by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown Philadelphia / ...

$96 - $242

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa 4692

$28 - $66

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Bus Megabus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from PRATT ST & LIGHT ST eb to White Marsh Park & Ride
  2. Take the bus from White Marsh Mall Baltimore to Philadelphia, PA
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Allentown

$35 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Allentown 141.3 miles

$13 - $20

Fly Baltimore to Newark, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Allentown, PA

$152 - $542

Fly Baltimore to Philadelphia, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown

$236 - $594

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) PHL - ABE

$248 - $1,175

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Allentown is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Allentown is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Allentown. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Allentown, Pa via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Allentown is 109 miles. The road distance is 141.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Allentown without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $95 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Baltimore to Allentown, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Allentown bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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

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Baltimore to Allentown bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Allentown, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Allentown is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Baltimore to Allentown.

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  • Distance: 109.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Baltimore to Allentown via Harrisburg, Pa in around 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.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, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from PRATT ST & LIGHT ST eb to White Marsh Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Megabus
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Philadelphia to Allentown
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
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United Airlines offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Newark Airport.

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Book your Baltimore to Allentown bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Allentown. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs $2.

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