There are 7 ways to get from Baltimore to Louisville by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Baltimore  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Louisville (SDF) BWI - SDF

$133 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky

$98 - $255

5 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Louisville (SDF) DCA - SDF

$195 - $575

Train to Washington Dulles, fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Louisville (SDF) IAD - SDF

$221 - $572

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore to New York, NY Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY to Louisville, KY

Train, bus  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$118 - $320

Drive  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Louisville 611.8 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Louisville is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Louisville is to fly which costs $130 - $380 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Louisville is 501 miles. The road distance is 611.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Baltimore to Louisville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Louisville. However, there are services departing from PRATT ST & CALVERT ST eb and arriving at Muhammad Ali @ 8th via Baltimore, New York City, NY and Newburg @ Bishop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Baltimore to Louisville every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Louisville via ODONNELL ST CUTOFF & TRAVEL CENTER fs eb, Baltimore, New York, NY, New York City, NY, Louisville, KY, and Newburg @ Bishop in around 18 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Baltimore to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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