There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Baltimore by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Boston to Baltimore  •  3h 24m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Baltimore (BWI) BOS - BWI

$89 - $422

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Baltimore Downtown, Md 2563 / ...

$45 - $65

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Fly Boston to Reagan Washington, train  •  3h 58m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BOS - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$99 - $431

Bus to Manchester, fly to Baltimore  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Baltimore (BWI) MHT - BWI

$135 - $431

Train to Providence, fly to Baltimore  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Baltimore (BWI) PVD - BWI

$101 - $450

Fly Boston to Washington Dulles, train  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$131 - $527

Train  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela / ...

$50 - $190

Bus via New York  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from Chinatown-152 East Broadway to Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff NY to Baltimore

$53 - $64

Night train  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the night train from Boston South Station to Baltimore Penn Station Northeast Regional

$85 - $190

Drive  •  7h 4m

  1. Drive from Boston to Baltimore 399.3 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Baltimore is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Baltimore is to fly which costs $85 - $430 and takes 3h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston South Buses and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station station and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 11m.

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The distance between Boston and Baltimore is 361 miles. The road distance is 399.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Baltimore without a car is to train which takes 6h 11m and costs $50 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Boston to Baltimore, including transfers.

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Boston to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston South Buses station.

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Boston to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Baltimore is to fly which takes 3h 24m and costs $85 - $430. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $190 and takes 6h 11m, you could also bus, which costs $45 - $65 and takes 7h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Baltimore.
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  • Distance: 361.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Boston to Baltimore hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston South Station to Baltimore Penn Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 6h 11m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Providence to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Boston to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
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 Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 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 Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Boston South Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Boston South Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$85 - $190
Business Class Seat
$140 - $250
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.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 Boston South Buses to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Chinatown-152 East Broadway to Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 27m.

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Boston to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Boston to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Baltimore is 399 miles. It takes approximately 7h 4m to drive from Boston to Baltimore.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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Book your Boston to Baltimore train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Boston to Baltimore bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Baltimore. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $11.

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