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

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Train, subway  •  53 min

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

$26 - $68

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Train, bus  •  1h 22m

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

$7 - $67

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Silver Spring Transit Center, Silver Spring, MD Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223 to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Pl F4 / ...

$16 - $24

Bus via Washington, Dc  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc 8819 / ...

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore to Takoma Park 33.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Takoma Park 33.1 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 $100 - $130 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 Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD and arriving at Philadelphia Ave & Holt Pl via Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Takoma Park station. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at TAKOMA station via UNION STATION station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Takoma Park is 30 miles. The road distance is 33.1 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 53 min and costs $25 - $70.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Takoma Park bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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Baltimore to Takoma Park train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Baltimore Penn Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Takoma Park.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 53 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 Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223 in around 1h.

Train operators
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from PENN STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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Maryland Transit
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Silver Spring Transit Center, Silver Spring, MD
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
peterpanbus.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 223 to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Pl
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Silver Spring Station & Bay 225 to Philadelphia Ave & Holt Place
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$27 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Baltimore to Takoma Park
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Diamond Cab Taxi
Phone
+1 410-947-3333
Baltimore Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 410-685-1212
Website
yellowcabofbaltimore.com

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Baltimore to Takoma Park train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at TAKOMA 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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