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

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Train via E Street and Columbus Circle NE  •  59m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$61 - $156

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Train Maryland Transit  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from PENN STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington Marc

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$55 - $160

Bus  •  1h 24m

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

$12 - $23

Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to National Mall 39.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Baltimore to National Mall 39.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to National Mall is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to National Mall is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to National Mall. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Madison Drive and 7th Street NW via E Street and Columbus Circle NE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station station and arriving at Washington Union Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40m.

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The distance between Baltimore and National Mall is 36 miles. The road distance is 39.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to National Mall without a car is to train which takes 59m and costs $60 - $160.

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It takes approximately 59m to get from Baltimore to National Mall, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Baltimore to National Mall is to train which takes 59m and costs $60 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $24 and takes 1h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to National Mall.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 59m

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Baltimore to National Mall hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 40m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baltimore to National Mall hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

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
40m
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 PENN STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to National Mall
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Raven Cab Co
Phone
+1 410-945-2212
Preston Transportation
Phone
+1 443-449-8680
Next Destination
Phone
+1 202-643-9257
Website
nextdestinationllc.com
http://www.psc.state.md.us/
Website
psc.state.md.us

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Baltimore to National Mall bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Baltimore to National Mall train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to National Mall is 40 miles. It takes approximately 47m to drive from Baltimore to National Mall.

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There are 844+ hotels available in National Mall. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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