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Train via Washington Union Station  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela / ...

$23 - $65

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Train  •  1h

  1. Take the train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to PENN STATION MARC nb Marc

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD Peter Pan / ...

$11 - $20

Bus via Baltimore  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore Newark - Washington / ...

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from UNION STATION station to Baltimore 37.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Baltimore 37.3 miles

$3 - $6

UNION STATION station → Baltimore
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore is to train via Washington Union Station which costs $23 - $65 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Union Station, Washington, DC station and arriving at Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and Baltimore is 34 miles. The road distance is 37.3 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore without a car is to train via Washington Union Station which takes 36 min and costs $23 - $65.

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The train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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UNION STATION station to Baltimore bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Union Station, Washington, DC.

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UNION STATION station to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore is to train via Washington Union Station which takes 36 min and costs $23 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $20 and takes 53 min.

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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Baltimore, MD, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 32 min. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 50 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 3 hours.

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 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
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 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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to PENN STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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Maryland Transit
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.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 to Baltimore Downtown
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$27 - $40
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
boltbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from UNION STATION station to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov

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UNION STATION station to Baltimore bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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UNION STATION station to Baltimore train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Baltimore is 37 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from UNION STATION station to Baltimore.

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