There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia to Maryland by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$75 - $210

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Bus Megabus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to White Marsh Mall Baltimore
  2. Take the bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to LOMBARD ST & CALVERT ST wb CityLink BROWN

$11 - $25

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3019 / ...

$17 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Baltimore 98.8 miles

$9 - $14

Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  2. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station

$171 - $445

Fly to Baltimore  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI

$220 - $563

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Maryland is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Maryland is to train which costs $75 - $210 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Maryland. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at PACA ST & SARATOGA ST fs nb via HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Philadelphia 30th Street Station station and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Maryland is 100 miles. The road distance is 98.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Maryland without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $75 - $210.

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The train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Baltimore Penn Station takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Philadelphia to Maryland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Philadelphia to Maryland train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Philadelphia 30th Street Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Maryland is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $75 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $45 and takes 2 h 26 min, you could also fly, which costs $220 - $600 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Maryland.
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  • Distance: 99.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Maryland, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to Baltimore hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Baltimore hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.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 Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Megabus
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from White Marsh Park And Ride Bay 1 to LOMBARD ST & CALVERT ST wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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