There are 3 ways to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia by train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Baltimore to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baltimore to Philadelphia every 2 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - Downtown to Philadelphia, PA
Avg. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The distance between Baltimore and Philadelphia is 144 km. The road distance is 159 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $12 and takes 1 h 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia is to train which takes 1 h and costs $180.

Is there a direct train between Baltimore and Philadelphia?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

Is there a direct bus between Baltimore and Philadelphia?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Baltimore, MD - Downtown and arriving at Philadelphia, PA. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak takes 1 h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.