There are 8 ways to get from Baltimore to Paterson by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$109 - $144

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Bus, 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

6 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New York, Ny 2420 / ...

$26 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Paterson 193.6 miles

$19 - $28

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

$144 - $526

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson

$134 - $619

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 56 min

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

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Paterson. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Main St At Market St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 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 and arriving at Paterson via Newark Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 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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The best way to get from Baltimore to Paterson without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Baltimore to Paterson, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Paterson is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Baltimore to Paterson bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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  • Distance: 172 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baltimore to Paterson every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$100 - $130
Business Class
$140 - $220
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
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
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Paterson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Paterson is 194 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Baltimore to Paterson.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Baltimore Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1126+ hotels available in Paterson. Prices start at $113 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs .

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