There are 4 ways to get from Baltimore to Reading by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to York, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from York to Reading York / ...

$28 - $49

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Train, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from 30th St. Station to Reading Nyc

$95 - $230

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Reading 106.4 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster to Reading

$55 - $87

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Reading is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Reading is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Reading. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Reading via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Reading is 81 miles. The road distance is 106.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Reading without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $28 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Baltimore to Reading, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Baltimore to Reading bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, arrive at Reading station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Reading is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Baltimore to Reading.

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  • Distance: 81.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Baltimore to Reading via York, Pa and York in around 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 York, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from York to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from 30th St. Station to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Lancaster to Reading
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
biebergroup.com

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Lancaster Airport.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs $2.

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