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There are 10 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$110 - $310

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Baltimore Via Baltimore

$20 - $158

8 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown

$22 - $47

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station 201.8 miles

$19 - $29

Fly New York JFK to Baltimore  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI

$141 - $518

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station

$124 - $597

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h

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

$176 - $654

Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station

$140 - $480

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI

$295 - $765

Train to Islip, fly to Baltimore  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Baltimore (BWI) ISP - BWI

$164 - $453

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station is to train which costs $110 - $310 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station station. However, there are services departing from Grand Central Terminal and arriving at BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb and Patapsco Lightrail Station Bay 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and BWI Rail Station is 181 miles. The road distance is 201.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station without a car is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $110 - $310.

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The train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station takes 2 h 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $110 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $160 and takes 5 h 2 min, you could also fly, which costs $140 - $550 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station.
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  • Distance: 180.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and BWI Rail Station, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Islip to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Boltbus
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown station.

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Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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There are 212+ hotels available in BWI Rail Station. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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