There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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, subway  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from UNION STATION station to TAKOMA station Red

$62 - $158

Cheapest option

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave F4

$7 - $183

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Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New Carrollton, Md 8819 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave F4

$12 - $25

Train Maryland Transit, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from WEST BALTIMORE MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb Marc
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave F4

$8 - $17

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Takoma Park 33.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Takoma Park 33.2 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Takoma Park. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave via New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Takoma Park is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park without a car is to train and subway which takes 56 min and costs $60 - $160.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park, including transfers.

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

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Baltimore to Takoma Park bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Takoma Park is 33 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Baltimore to Takoma Park.

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There are 845+ hotels available in Takoma Park. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Takoma Park, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Baltimore to Takoma Park via New Carrollton, Md and New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H in around 1 h 41 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from UNION STATION station to TAKOMA station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from PENN STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from WEST BALTIMORE MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Takoma Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
http://www.psc.state.md.us/
Website
psc.state.md.us
Raven Cab Co
Phone
+1 410-945-2212
Next Destination
Phone
+1 202-643-9257
Website
nextdestinationllc.com
Preston Transportation
Phone
+1 443-449-8680

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