There are 5 ways to get from Towson University to Washington by bus, train, tram, taxi 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

Line 51 bus, train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from TOWSONTOWN BLVD & UNIVERSITY AVE wb to MARYLAND AVE & LANVALE & FALLS fs 51
  2. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$57 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from YORK RD & AIGBURTH RD sb to Um Medical Center On-Street Stop CityLink RED
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc 1620 / ...

$13 - $32

3 alternative options

Tram, train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the tram from LUTHERVILLE & LT RAIL STAT sb to MT ROYAL AVE & LT RAIL STAT sb Light Raillink
  2. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...

$58 - $170

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Towson University to Washington 46.5 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Towson University to Washington 46.5 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Towson University to Washington is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Towson University to Washington is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Towson University to Washington. However, there are services departing from YORK RD & AIGBURTH RD sb and arriving at Washington, Dc via GREENE ST & LOMBARD ST ns sb and Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Towson University and Washington is 42 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Towson University to Washington without a car is to line 51 bus and train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $55 - $170.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Towson University to Washington, including transfers.

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Towson University to Washington bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from YORK RD & AIGBURTH RD sb station.

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Towson University to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Towson University to Washington.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Towson University, MD, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

You can take a bus from Towson University to Washington via YORK RD & AIGBURTH RD sb, Um Medical Center On-Street Stop, GREENE ST & LOMBARD ST ns sb, HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb, and Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 2 h 26 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 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
Tram from LUTHERVILLE & LT RAIL STAT sb to MT ROYAL AVE & LT RAIL STAT sb
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from TOWSONTOWN BLVD & UNIVERSITY AVE wb to MARYLAND AVE & LANVALE & FALLS fs
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from YORK RD & AIGBURTH RD sb to Um Medical Center On-Street Stop
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Baltimore Downtown, Md to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Towson University to Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
http://www.psc.state.md.us/
Website
psc.state.md.us
Raven Cab Co
Phone
+1 410-945-2212
Next Destination
Phone
+1 202-643-9257
Website
nextdestinationllc.com
Preston Transportation
Phone
+1 443-449-8680

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