There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to Baltimore by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly to Baltimore  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Baltimore (BWI) DTW - BWI

$64 - $294

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Bus  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Baltimore Downtown, Md 4440 / ...

$60 - $150

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Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 40 min

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

$151 - $519

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Washington Dulles (IAD) DTW - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station

$106 - $544

Bus, train  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$148 - $418

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Baltimore 531.4 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Baltimore is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Baltimore is to fly which costs $60 - $300 and takes 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Baltimore is 399 miles. The road distance is 531.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Baltimore without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 25 min and costs $60 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Detroit to Baltimore, including transfers.

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Detroit to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Detroit, Mi station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Baltimore is to fly which takes 4 h and costs $60 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $150 and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Baltimore.
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  • Distance: 398.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Detroit to Baltimore every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Detroit to Baltimore hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $150 and the journey takes 14 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington via Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 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 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
30 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 PENN STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Baltimore is 531 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 51 min to drive from Detroit to Baltimore.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Detroit Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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Book your Detroit to Baltimore bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Baltimore. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Detroit Airport is to line 261 bus which takes 49 min and costs $2.

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