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Journey Information

Boston to Baltimore bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$32.05
Fastest time8h 45m
Trips per day6
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Boston to Baltimore right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Boston to Baltimore?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $42.73 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Baltimore. Buses from Baltimore to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $42.73 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $41.59 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 11 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 359 miles (578 kilometers) from Boston, MA to Baltimore, MD. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Boston to Baltimore at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Boston to Baltimore, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Baltimore every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston to Baltimore; ticket prices start at $58.76.

What bus companies travel from Boston to Baltimore?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Boston, Massachusetts to Baltimore, Maryland. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound512h 26m$53.22
Peter Pan Lines18h 45m$54.75

Where does the bus leave from in Boston?

Most buses depart from the main station in Boston, Massachusetts:

  • South Station Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Baltimore?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Baltimore, Maryland:

  • Bus Terminal - 2110 Haines St
  • White Marsh Park & Ride - 8476 Honeygo Blvd, Nottingham

Price trends for buses from Boston to Baltimore

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Boston, MA to Baltimore, MD
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 24, 2019Visiting friends
Needs more let spaceNeeds more let space
Cleaner bathroomCleaner bathroom
Expect to be closterphobicExpect to be closterphobic
June 23, 2019Solo travel
Overall, it was good and On-Time!Overall, it was good and On-Time!
A/C was **too** cold (need to be at nicer temp). Seats could be more fluffy*.A/C was **too** cold (need to be at nicer temp). Seats could be more fluffy*.
At White Marshall Mall in Baltimore, need to walk like 1km to take another Bus (Brown Bus) if your destination is different.At White Marshall Mall in Baltimore, need to walk like 1km to take another Bus (Brown Bus) if your destination is different.
June 21, 2019Vacation
I liked that the driver was super FriendlyI liked that the driver was super Friendly
The bathroom should smell like bleach and should be cleaned dailyThe bathroom should smell like bleach and should be cleaned daily
Expect the bathroom to smell like urine, expect seats to be cramped somewhatExpect the bathroom to smell like urine, expect seats to be cramped somewhat

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

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