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There are 4 ways to get from Baltimore to Frederick by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Frederick, Md 4407 / ...

$11 - $35

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to FREDERICK MARC wb Marc

$67 - $165

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Frederick 46.7 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Frederick 46.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Frederick is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Frederick is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Frederick, Md. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Frederick. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at FREDERICK MARC wb via UNION STATION MARC Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Frederick is 44 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Frederick without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $11 - $35.

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The bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Frederick, Md takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Frederick is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $11 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $170 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Frederick.
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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Frederick, MD, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baltimore to Frederick 5 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. BayRunner Shuttle also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Baltimore to Frederick via Washington Union Station and UNION STATION MARC Washington in around 3 h 19 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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 Frederick, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Frederick
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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

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Baltimore to Frederick bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Frederick, Md station.

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Baltimore to Frederick train services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at FREDERICK MARC wb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Frederick is 47 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Baltimore to Frederick.

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