There are 5 ways to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station by train, bus, tram, taxi 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

Train  •  2 h 18 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 GAITHERSBURG MARC wb Marc

$63 - $161

Cheapest option

Tram, bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the tram from BALTIMORE ST & LIGHT RAIL STAT sb to BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL sb Light Raillink
  2. Take the bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station 201

$5 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb to SHADY GROVE & station 201

$5 - $139

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station 42 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station 42 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Gaithersburg Station. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at GAITHERSBURG MARC wb via UNION STATION MARC Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Gaithersburg Station is 33 miles. The road distance is 42 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $60 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $60 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 - $140 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station.
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  • Distance: 32.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Gaithersburg Station, MD, USA?

You can take a train from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station via Washington Union Station and UNION STATION MARC Washington in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, Maryland Transit operates a bus from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 8 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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to GAITHERSBURG MARC wb
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Tram from BALTIMORE ST & LIGHT RAIL STAT sb to BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL sb
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb to SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Gaithersburg Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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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