There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore to National Harbor by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Alexandria Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$26 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from BWI AIRPORT & station to Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La B30
  2. Take the subway from GREENBELT station to SOUTHERN AVE station
  3. Take the bus from Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay M to St George Blvd & Waterfront St Nh1 / ...

$14 - $21

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Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the bus from Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle to Anacostia Station Bus Bay F
  3. Take the bus from Anacostia Station & Bus Bay K to Southern Ave & South Capitol St A8 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Indian Head Hwy & Southern Ave to Oxon Hill Rd & Claudia Dr P18 / ...

$16 - $33

Train, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from King St Station & Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St Nh2

$81 - $195

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to National Harbor 44.4 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to National Harbor 44.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to National Harbor is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to National Harbor is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to National Harbor. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Oxon Hill Rd & Claudia Dr via Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle, Anacostia Station & Bus Bay K and Indian Head Hwy & Southern Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and National Harbor is 41 miles. The road distance is 44.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to National Harbor without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs $25 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Baltimore to National Harbor, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Baltimore to National Harbor is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs $25 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $35 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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Baltimore to National Harbor bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Oxon Hill Rd & Claudia Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to National Harbor is 44 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Baltimore to National Harbor.

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There are 805+ hotels available in National Harbor. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to National Harbor.
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  • Distance: 41.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and National Harbor, MD, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Baltimore to National Harbor every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to National Harbor via Washington, Dc, Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle, Anacostia Station Bus Bay F, Anacostia Station & Bus Bay K, Southern Ave & South Capitol St, and Indian Head Hwy & Southern Ave in around 2 h 32 min.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 GREENBELT station to SOUTHERN AVE station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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.

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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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
DC Circulator
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle to Anacostia Station Bus Bay F
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Anacostia Station & Bus Bay K to Southern Ave & South Capitol St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Indian Head Hwy & Southern Ave to Oxon Hill Rd & Claudia Dr
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from King St Station & Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from BWI AIRPORT & station to Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Southern Ave Station & Bus Bay M to St George Blvd & Waterfront St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Prince George's TheBus
Website
princegeorgescountymd.gov
Bus from Southern Ave Metro Station Bay F to St George Blvd & Waterfront St
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
princegeorgescountymd.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to National Harbor
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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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