There are 8 ways to get from Raleigh to Baltimore by plane, train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Baltimore  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Baltimore (BWI) RDU - BWI

$87 - $243

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Durham to Washington via Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown

$39 - $61

6 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Reagan Washington (DCA) RDU - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak

$146 - $400

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RDU - IAD
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak

$162 - $465

Bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va 1014
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1002 / ...

$40 - $96

Train via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$109 - $297

Train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$55 - $150

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Baltimore 302.1 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The distance between Raleigh and Baltimore is 430 km. The road distance is 483 km.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Baltimore is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Baltimore is to fly which takes 3 h 22 min and costs $85 - $250.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Raleigh Amtrak and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh to Baltimore. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md via Raleigh, Nc and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Raleigh to Baltimore, including transfers.

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Raleigh to Baltimore every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raleigh to Baltimore via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, and Richmond, Va in around 7 h 6 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Richmond, Va to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore, MD - Greyhound Bus Terminal Downtown
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com

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