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

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Train, bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$125 - $325

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Bus Amtrak Thruway  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from White Marsh Mall Baltimore to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton Philadelphia

$39 - $85

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Train, bus Amtrak Thruway  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton Philadelphia

$106 - $267

Bus Fullington Trailways  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA 770

$44 - $86

Drive  •  3h 36m

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Scranton 200.8 miles

$19 - $29

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  4h 17m

  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 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) IAD - AVP

$270 - $1,074

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) PHL - AVP

$436 - $919

Fly Baltimore to New York JFK, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton

$159 - $568

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Scranton is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Scranton is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Scranton. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Scranton, PA via Harrisburg, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between Baltimore and Scranton is 156 miles. The road distance is 200.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Scranton without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 11m and costs $120 - $330.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Baltimore to Scranton, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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Baltimore to Scranton bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at Scranton, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Scranton is 201 miles. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Baltimore to Scranton.

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  • Distance: 155.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 11m

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

You can take a bus from Baltimore to Scranton via Harrisburg, Pa and Harrisburg, PA in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $230
First Class Seat
$190 - $290
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37m
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 Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg, PA to Scranton, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 29m and costs $2.

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