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There are 4 ways to get from Reston to Baltimore by subway, train, bus or car

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Subway, train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station Silver
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$61 - $168

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Subway, train Maryland Transit  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from SPRING HILL station to SMITHSONIAN station Silver
  2. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to PENN STATION MARC nb Marc

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md 1002 / ...

$15 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Reston to Baltimore 56.1 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Reston to Baltimore is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reston to Baltimore is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reston to Baltimore. However, there are services departing from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md via 7Th St & E St Sw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW and Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Reston and Baltimore is 45 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reston to Baltimore without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $60 - $170.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Reston to Baltimore, including transfers.

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Reston to Baltimore bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reston to Baltimore is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Reston to Baltimore.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Baltimore. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 45.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Reston, VA, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Reston to Baltimore via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 7Th St & E St Sw, K St Nw & 6Th St Nw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE, and Washington, Dc in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SPRING HILL station to SMITHSONIAN station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to PENN STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22

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