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Journey Information

Baltimore to Washington DC bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration0h 50m
Trips per day18
Bus lines4
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Baltimore to Washington DC
4.4
Based on 7 reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with BoltBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.3
Staff
3.8
Value
4.3
Condition
4.8
Julian
4.0
September 29, 2019Vacation
Pros
It was quick and on time
Cons
Seats more comfortable
Tips
Carry a travel pillow for sleep
Elis
5.0
August 25, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Easy connection to Wi Fi
Cons
The bus stop at Maryland felt a bit dangerous and lonely...
Emy
4.0
August 30, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Bus on time. Very fast go to D.C.
Cons
The driver was sometimes too rough

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
4.0
Larry
5.0
May 31, 2019Business
Pros
I got there when expected and upon exit the driver was very pleasant and courteous.
Cons
Roomier seats, but who am I kidding on that.
Tips
No.

Based on 2 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.5
Shikha
4.0
July 8, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Bus was on time The ride arrived earlier than scheduled
Cons
Communication
Aanya
4.0
May 27, 2019Solo travel
Pros
There was wifi
Cons
The wifi was bad and the placement of charger port was kinda strange.
Tips
Go to the bathroom before hand.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a bus from Baltimore/Washington International Airport to DC?

No, there is not a bus from Baltimore/Washington International Airport to Washington, DC. However, there is a WMATA bus on weekdays from BWI to Greenbelt Metro Station, from which you can take the Green Line into DC. To catch the bus at BWI, you’ll follow signs that say “Public Transit” until you find one of the airport’s two Route B30 MetroBus stops.

How much is the train from Baltimore to Washington, DC?

The average price for a train ticket from Baltimore to DC is around $25. If cost is a primary concern, the bus may be a better option. The cheapest average bus ticket from Baltimore to DC costs about $15.

What is the cheapest bus to get from Baltimore to DC?

The cheapest bus from Baltimore to Washington is usually BoltBus, which offers tickets for an average price of about $9.50.

How much is a bus ticket from Baltimore to Washington DC?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $10.22 was the low point for bus fares from Baltimore to Washington. Buses from Washington DC to Baltimore are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $10.22 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 8 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $4.71 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 1 hour 13 minutes to cover the 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Baltimore to Washington DC. However, the fastest bus only takes 50 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

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

Because many passengers travel from Baltimore to Washington DC 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Baltimore?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Baltimore to Washington DC, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 18 scheduled buses that travel from Baltimore to Washington DC every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 18 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Baltimore to Washington DC; ticket prices start at $14.00.

What bus companies travel from Baltimore to Washington DC?

There are 4 bus lines from Baltimore to Washington DC. With 9 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound91h 19m$13.48
Megabus81h 13m$11.00
OurBus21h 22m$20.00
Peter Pan Lines40h 51m$9.51

Where does the bus leave from in Baltimore?

Most buses depart from the main station in Baltimore, Maryland:

  • Bus Terminal - 2110 Haines St
  • White Marsh Mall (JC Penney Outer Parking Lot)
  • White Marsh Mall - Boscov's Parking Lot
  • White Marsh Park & Ride - 8476 Honeygo Blvd

Where does the bus arrive in Washington DC?

All buses from Baltimore arrive at one main station in Washington DC, District of Columbia:

  • Union Station

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