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Journey Information

Boston to Baltimore bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$24.00
Shortest Duration8h 15m
Trips per day8
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, $32.00 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Baltimore. Buses from Baltimore to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $32.00 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 $21.79 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 359 miles (578 kilometers) from Boston, MA to Baltimore, MD. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 15 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Baltimore, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am 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 8 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Baltimore every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston to Baltimore; ticket prices start at $44.00.

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 6 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound611h 43m$42.03
Peter Pan Lines29h 20m$38.97

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

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20NovDec

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Boston, MA to Baltimore, MD
4.5
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
2.7
Staff
4.7
Value
3.0
Condition
3.3
Thomasina
5.0
December 24, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Needs more let space
Cons
Cleaner bathroom
Tips
Expect to be closterphobic
Emmanuel
4.0
June 23, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Overall, it was good and On-Time!
Cons
A/C was **too** cold (need to be at nicer temp). Seats could be more fluffy*.
Tips
At White Marshall Mall in Baltimore, need to walk like 1km to take another Bus (Brown Bus) if your destination is different.
Thomasina
4.0
June 21, 2019Vacation
Pros
I liked that the driver was super Friendly
Cons
The bathroom should smell like bleach and should be cleaned daily
Tips
Expect the bathroom to smell like urine, expect seats to be cramped somewhat

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
1.0
Condition
5.0

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