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There are 5 ways to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

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

$23 - $65

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Train via UNION STATION MARC Washington  •  1h 4m

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

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  1h 3m

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

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station 39.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station 39.7 miles

$3 - $6

UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station by train

The train journey time between UNION STATION station and Baltimore Penn Station is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 40 miles. The fastest train normally takes 29 min. Operated by Amtrak and Amtrak Northeast Regional, the UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station train service departs from Washington Union Station and arrives in Baltimore Penn Station. Typically 136 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
38 min
Fastest train time:
29 min
Trains per week:
136
Cheapest price:
$23
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:45
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station train schedules

Trains departing Friday, June 18, 2021

UNION STATION station → Baltimore Penn Station
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The cheapest way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station is to train which costs $23 - $65 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington, DC - Union Station station and arriving at Baltimore. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 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 Penn Station is 35 miles. The road distance is 39.7 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station without a car is to train which takes 32 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 Penn Station bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Washington, DC - Union Station.

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UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station 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 Penn Station is to train which takes 32 min and costs $23 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $8 and takes 1h 3m.

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  • Distance: 35.4 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and Baltimore Penn Station, 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, Boltbus operates a bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $8 and the journey takes 59 min.

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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Website
boltbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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 Penn Station bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Baltimore station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station is 40 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from UNION STATION station to Baltimore Penn Station.

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