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

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Train  •  2 h 49 min

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

$110 - $310

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Bus Boltbus  •  5 h 9 min

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

$20 - $158

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1051 / ...

$29 - $73

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station 202.1 miles

$19 - $29

Fly Newark to Baltimore  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baltimore (BWI) EWR - BWI

$137 - $512

Line 7 subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Baltimore  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Woodside - 61 St
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI

$139 - $516

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train  •  3 h 49 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 Airport Amtrak

$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 Airport Amtrak

$176 - $654

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 17 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 13 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 31 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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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at BWI Airport Amtrak. 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 202.1 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 Airport Amtrak takes 2 h 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 9 min, you could also fly, which costs $130 - $550 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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

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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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 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 Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
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 Airport Amtrak
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 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Boltbus
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 New York, Ny to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to BWI Rail Station.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in BWI Rail Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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

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