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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$24.04
Fastest Train0h 42m
Trains Per Day35
Train Lines9

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wilmington 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 train 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, train 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Wilmington to Baltimore?

In the last month, $39.82 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to Baltimore, MD. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 25 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $32.54 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Wilmington to Baltimore?

The distance between Wilmington and Baltimore is approximately 65 miles, or 105 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Baltimore.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wilmington to Baltimore are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Wilmington at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Wilmington to Baltimore?

There are 35 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Wilmington to Baltimore.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Baltimore to Wilmington. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wilmington to Baltimore for $22.70.

Which train should you take from Wilmington to Baltimore?

There are 9 train lines with service from Wilmington, Delaware to Baltimore, Maryland. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 20 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak20h 52m$30.29
Amtrak Acela80h 52m$81.18
Amtrak Cardinal10h 45m$38.63
Amtrak Carolinian10h 43m$36.66
Amtrak Crescent10h 48m$46.33
Amtrak Northeast Regional200h 58m$34.79
Amtrak Palmetto20h 51m$44.28
Amtrak Silver Service10h 51m$42.47
Amtrak Vermonter20h 56m$34.40

Where is the train station in Wilmington?

There is one train station in Wilmington:

  • Amtrak Station - 100 French St

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

Baltimore receives travelers from Wilmington at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Wilmington, DE to Baltimore, MD
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
June 25, 2019Visiting family
Convenient and good value

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