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There are 5 ways to get from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse by train, bus, taxi, ferry or plane

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, bus, taxi, ferry  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Wilson
  2. Take the bus from Wilson to New Bern Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take a taxi from New Bern Amtrak Bus Stop to Harkers Island, NC
  4. Take the ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Wilmington, Amtrak Thruway, taxi, ferry  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Wilmington (ILM) DCA - ILM
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Bern, NC
  4. Take a taxi from New Bern, NC to Harkers Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to Wilmington, Amtrak Thruway, taxi, ferry  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Wilmington (ILM) IAD - ILM
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Bern, NC
  4. Take a taxi from New Bern, NC to Harkers Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Wilmington, Amtrak Thruway, taxi, ferry  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Wilmington (ILM) PHL - ILM
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Bern, NC
  4. Take a taxi from New Bern, NC to Harkers Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse

Fly Baltimore to Myrtle Beach, bus, Amtrak Thruway, taxi, ferry  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) BWI - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Wilmington
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Bern, NC
  4. Take a taxi from New Bern, NC to Harkers Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse

Questions & Answers

It is approximately 325 miles to get from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse.

The best way to get from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse without a car is to train and bus and taxi and ferry which takes 10h 44m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 44m to get from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Wilmington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Wilmington Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Cape Lookout Lighthouse. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 27 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse.
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  • Distance: 325.1 miles
  • Duration: 10h 44m

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Cape Lookout Lighthouse, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Baltimore to Cape Lookout Lighthouse. However, you can take the train to Wilson, take the walk to Wilson, take the bus to New Bern Amtrak Bus Stop, take the taxi to Harkers Island, NC, then take the ferry to Cape Lookout Lighthouse. Alternatively, you can take the train to Washington Union Station, take the walk to UNION STATION station, take the subway to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, take the subway to NATIONAL AIRPORT station, take the walk to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Wilmington, take the taxi to Wilmington Amtrak Station, take the Amtrak Thruway to New Bern, NC, take the taxi to Harkers Island, NC, then take the ferry to Cape Lookout Lighthouse.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Reagan Washington to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Baltimore to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Philadelphia to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Wilson
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$220 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$16 - $45
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$28 - $80
Business Seat - Adult
$30 - $90
First Class - Child 2-12
$55 - $90
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$100 - $160
First Class - Adult
$110 - $180
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$40 - $130
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$70 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $220
First Class - Adult
$140 - $240
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from PENN STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$3 - $5
Train from PENN STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$3 - $5
Bus operators
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson to New Bern Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilmington Amtrak Station to New Bern, NC
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.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 Myrtle Beach to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
Ferry operators
Island Express Ferry Services
Phone
252-728-7433
Email
islandexpressferry@gmail.com
Website
islandexpressferryservices.com
Ferry from Harkers Island, NC to Cape Lookout Lighthouse
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
islandexpressferryservices.com
Other operators
Taxi from New Bern Amtrak Bus Stop to Harkers Island, NC
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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