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There are 4 ways to get from Germantown to Baltimore by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington Marc
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$59 - $166

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Bus, tram  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb 201
  2. Take the tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to BALTIMORE ST & LIGHT RAIL STAT nb Light Raillink

$5 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Germantown to Baltimore 49 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Baltimore 49 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Baltimore is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Baltimore is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germantown to Baltimore station. However, there are services departing from GERMANTOWN MARC eb and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Germantown and Baltimore is 36 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Baltimore without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs $55 - $170.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Germantown to Baltimore, including transfers.

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Germantown to Baltimore train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from GERMANTOWN MARC eb station.

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Germantown to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Baltimore is 49 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Germantown to Baltimore.

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There are 220+ hotels available in Baltimore. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Baltimore.
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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Germantown, MD, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

You can take a train from Germantown to Baltimore via UNION STATION MARC Washington and Washington Union Station in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Tram from BWI AIRPORT LT RAIL nb to BALTIMORE ST & LIGHT RAIL STAT nb
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Germantown to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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