There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore to Crystal City by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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

Train Amtrak Acela Express, subway  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station Red
  3. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to CRYSTAL CITY station

$64 - $162

Cheapest option

Train Maryland Transit, subway  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from WEST BALTIMORE MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to L'ENFANT PLAZA station
  3. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NATIONAL AIRPORT station

$11 - $20

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc 8819 / ...

$15 - $29

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Crystal City 42.9 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Crystal City 42.9 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Baltimore to Reagan Washington Airport 43.7 miles

$150 - $210

Shuttle  •  54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Baltimore to Reagan Washington Airport

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Baltimore and Crystal City is 39 miles. The road distance is 42.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Crystal City without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Baltimore to Crystal City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Crystal City is 43 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Baltimore to Crystal City.

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There are 846+ hotels available in Crystal City. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Crystal City.
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  • Distance: 38.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baltimore to Crystal City every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to CRYSTAL CITY station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to L'ENFANT PLAZA station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NATIONAL AIRPORT station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from WEST BALTIMORE MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Crystal City
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Baltimore to Reagan Washington Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Shuttle from Baltimore to Reagan Washington Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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