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Train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Baltimore Penn Station Acela / ...

$35 - $120

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Bus via White Marsh Park & Ride  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Baltimore, MD Nyc-Wdc
  2. Take the bus from White Marsh Park & Ride to LOMBARD ST & LIGHT ST wb CityLink BROWN

$16 - $36

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Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Baltimore Downtown "Greyhound" / ...

$26 - $45

Drive  •  3h 22m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Baltimore 192.2 miles

$18 - $28

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Baltimore  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Baltimore (BWI) LGA - BWI

$87 - $302

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Baltimore  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Baltimore (BWI) JFK - BWI

$113 - $433

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train  •  4h 10m

  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

$97 - $341

Train to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  4h 11m

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

$143 - $592

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI

$107 - $410

Manhattan to Baltimore by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Baltimore is around 2h 39m and covers a distance of around 185 miles. The fastest train normally takes 2h 16m. Operated by Amtrak and Amtrak Northeast Regional, the Manhattan to Baltimore train service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Baltimore Penn Station. Typically 167 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 39m
Fastest train time:
2h 16m
Trains per week:
167
Cheapest price:
$35
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
02:53
Last train departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Baltimore train schedules

Manhattan → Baltimore
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Baltimore is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Baltimore is to train. Taking this option will cost $35 - $120 and takes 2h 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Baltimore Downtown. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Baltimore is 175 miles. The road distance is 192.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Baltimore without a car is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs $35 - $120.

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The train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Baltimore Penn Station takes 2h 16m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Manhattan to Baltimore bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Manhattan to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Baltimore is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs $35 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $45 and takes 3h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Baltimore.
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  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Baltimore Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2h 16m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Baltimore Downtown every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 40m. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $330
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 New York to Baltimore Downtown
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York to Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from White Marsh Park & Ride to LOMBARD ST & LIGHT ST wb
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Manhattan to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Baltimore is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Manhattan to Baltimore.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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