Cheap train tickets from Boston to Baltimore

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How much are train tickets from Boston to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$111.17
Fastest5h 55m
Daily Schedules71
train companies3
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Boston to Baltimore?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Baltimore is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Boston to Baltimore was $201.46. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $164.66 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Boston to Baltimore?

The distance between Boston and Baltimore is approximately 359.64 miles, or 578.63 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 7 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 55 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Boston to Baltimore?

On Tuesday trains from Boston to Baltimore are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most frequent connections between Boston to Baltimore

Typically there are 71 schedules to compare for your trip to Baltimore. On the route to Baltimore 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Baltimore, usually offering 33 trips per day. 65 train trips per day are direct connections to Baltimore, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Boston to Baltimore, which start at $6.60.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Boston to Baltimore

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Baltimore start from $119.11, and on average cost $357.12. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Boston to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $354.99 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 41m
Avg. Price
$357.12

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Boston to Baltimore start from $254.10, and on average cost $317.05. Daily there are 31 Amtrak Acela schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Acela in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Boston to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 6 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 18 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $313.37 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Meal
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Beverage
Avg. Time
6h 15m
Avg. Price
$317.05

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Boston to Baltimore start from $111.17, and on average cost $181.86. Daily there are 33 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Boston to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 7 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 38 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $205.48 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 30m
Avg. Price
$181.86

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Baltimore that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Boston are:
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Baltimore. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Baltimore:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)