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There are 7 ways to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) by plane, train, subway, bus 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.

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Fly to Baltimore  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Baltimore (BWI) CLT - BWI

$101 - $262

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Washington
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb Marc

$40 - $68

5 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLT - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak

$200 - $554

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CLT - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak

$144 - $749

Train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station Crescent / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$117 - $317

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va 1082 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1002 / ...

$53 - $128

Drive  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) 430.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is to fly which costs $100 - $270 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI). However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb via Richmond, Va and HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Baltimore Airport (BWI) is 359 miles. The road distance is 430.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) without a car is to train which takes 9 h 4 min and costs $110 - $320.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI), including transfers.

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Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is to fly which takes 2 h 44 min and costs $100 - $270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $320 and takes 9 h 4 min, you could also bus, which costs $50 - $130 and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI).
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  • Distance: 358.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA?

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) via Washington Union Station, BWI Airport Amtrak, and BWI Amtrak/MARC Station in around 9 h 4 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Columbia
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 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 NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
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 Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Richmond, Va to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI) is 431 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to drive from Charlotte to Baltimore Airport (BWI).

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Baltimore Airport (BWI). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 25 min and costs $1 - $2.

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