There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore to Birmingham 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 from Baltimore  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Birmingham (BHM) BWI - BHM

$174 - $374

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  24 h 39 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Baltimore to Atlanta GA via Philadelphia / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL

$67 - $121

5 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Birmingham (BHM) DCA - BHM

$206 - $524

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Birmingham (BHM) PHL - BHM

$269 - $817

Bus  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al

$95 - $235

Train  •  19 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent

$110 - $330

Drive  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Birmingham 779.9 miles

$75 - $110

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Birmingham, AL, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Baltimore to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Birmingham via Richmond, Va and Atlanta, Ga in around 18 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Room
$460 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Richmond, Va to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Baltimore to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Baltimore and Birmingham is 1114 km. The road distance is 1248 km.

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Birmingham is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Birmingham is to fly which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $170 - $380.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Richmond, Va and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Baltimore to Birmingham, including transfers.