There are 4 ways to get from Washington to Westminster by train, subway, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway, taxi  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  2. Take the subway from State Center to Owings Mills Station
  3. Take a taxi from Owings Mills Station to Westminster

$172 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus, line 26 bus, subway, line 87 bus, taxi  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the line 26 bus from HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb to Mondawmin Station 26
  3. Take the subway from Mondawmin Station to Owings Mills Station
  4. Take the line 87 bus from Owings Mills Metro Station Bay 2 to Glyndon Loop 87
  5. Take a taxi from Glyndon Loop to Westminster

$69 - $107

2 alternative options

Train, subway, line 87 bus, taxi  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Baltimore Penn Station
  2. Take the subway from State Center to Owings Mills Station
  3. Take the line 87 bus from Owings Mills Metro Station Bay 2 to Glyndon Loop 87
  4. Take a taxi from Glyndon Loop to Westminster

$118 - $235

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Westminster 52.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Westminster is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Westminster is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Washington and Westminster is 47 miles. The road distance is 52.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Westminster without a car is to train and subway and taxi which takes 1 h 48 min and costs $170 - $300.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Washington to Westminster, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Westminster is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Washington to Westminster.

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There are five+ hotels available in Westminster. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 47.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

There is no direct connection from Washington to Westminster. However, you can take the train to Baltimore Penn Station, take the walk to State Center, take the subway to Owings Mills Station, then take the taxi to Westminster. Alternatively, you can take the train to Baltimore Penn Station, take the walk to State Center, take the subway to Owings Mills Station, take the walk to Owings Mills Metro Station Bay 2, take the line 87 bus to Glyndon Loop, then take the taxi to Westminster.

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 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
Subway from State Center to Owings Mills Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Subway from Mondawmin Station to Owings Mills Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Owings Mills Metro Station Bay 2 to Glyndon Loop
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb to Mondawmin Station
Ave. Duration
32 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 Washington, Dc to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Owings Mills Station to Westminster
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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