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There are 10 ways to get from Baltimore to Boston by plane, train, subway, 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.

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Fly Baltimore to Boston  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Boston (BOS) BWI - BOS

$44 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$40 - $110

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Boston  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS

$146 - $448

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Boston  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Boston (BOS) IAD - BOS

$147 - $475

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Boston  •  4 h 10 min

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

$173 - $510

Fly Baltimore to Providence, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Providence (PVD) BWI - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station

$91 - $494

Fly Baltimore to Manchester, I-93  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Manchester (MHT) BWI - MHT
  2. Take the I-93 from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA

$152 - $621

Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$190 - $550

Bus Lucky Star Bus  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA New York

$47 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Boston 400.1 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Boston is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Boston is to fly which costs $40 - $220 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Boston, Ma. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station station and arriving at Boston South Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Boston is 361 miles. The road distance is 400.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Boston without a car is to train which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $190 - $550.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Baltimore to Boston, including transfers.

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

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Baltimore to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Boston is to fly which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $40 - $220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 6 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Boston.
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  • Distance: 361.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines fly from Baltimore to Boston hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Baltimore to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $190 - $550 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Baltimore to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Baltimore to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$190 - $360
First Class Seat
$310 - $550
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.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 Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
google.com.au
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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Baltimore to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Baltimore to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Boston is 400 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to drive from Baltimore to Boston.

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American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Boston Airport.

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Book your Baltimore to Boston bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $138 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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