There are 10 ways to get from Baltimore to Paterson by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$109 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus, line 72 bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore to Newark Washington
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St 72

$17 - $29

8 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA, line 72 bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Newark, Nj 2408 / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Bus Lanes to Main St At Market St 72

$24 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Paterson 193.6 miles

$19 - $28

Fly Baltimore to Newark, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$141 - $519

Fly Baltimore to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  4. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$146 - $528

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  4. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$183 - $669

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Newark  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Newark (EWR) IAD - EWR
  4. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  5. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$179 - $546

Fly Baltimore to Islip, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Islip (ISP) BWI - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station

$170 - $465

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$216 - $691

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Paterson is to bus and line 72 bus which costs $16 - $30 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Paterson is to train which costs $100 - $150 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Paterson is 172 miles. The road distance is 193.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Baltimore to Paterson, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Baltimore and arriving at Main St At Market St via Bus Lanes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Paterson via Newark Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Paterson, NJ, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Baltimore to Paterson hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Paterson via Newark and Bus Lanes in around 4 h 39 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Newark via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$100 - $130
Business Class
$140 - $220
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
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Boltbus
Greyhound USA
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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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