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

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Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$110 - $300

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Bus Megabus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Baltimore, MD
  2. Take the bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to LOMBARD ST & CHARLES ST mb wb CityLink BROWN / ...

$22 - $37

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3019 / ...

$36 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore 191.3 miles

$18 - $28

Line 7 subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Baltimore  •  3 h 50 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

$141 - $513

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$124 - $607

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 6 min

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

$176 - $664

Fly New York JFK to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station

$138 - $488

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 56 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

$297 - $762

Train to Islip, fly to Baltimore  •  5 h 52 min

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

$166 - $450

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore. However, there are services departing from New York 31st St. and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Baltimore is 173 miles. The road distance is 191.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs .

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The train from New York Penn Station to Baltimore Penn Station takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore bus services, operated by Focus, depart from New York 31st St. station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore 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 Baltimore is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore.
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  • Distance: 173.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore via New York 31st St., Philadelphia, and Philadelphia, Pa in around 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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 New York JFK to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $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 Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$190 - $300
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
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
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
Focus
Phone
+1 215-625-2727
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York 31st St. to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to LOMBARD ST & CHARLES ST mb wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Baltimore.

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

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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 Grand Central Terminal to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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