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Journey Information

New York to Baltimore bus - cost & duration

Cheapest priceCA$12.01
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day15
Bus lines5

New York to Baltimore Route Map

New York Baltimore

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cheapest bus from NYC to Baltimore?

The cheapest bus from NYC to Baltimore is usually OurBus. The average price of an OurBus ticket is about $13. However, OurBus only offers 1 daily trip, so purchase in advance because tickets might sell out. CoachRun is the next cheapest option, averaging around $14 from New York City to Baltimore. Expect to pay more for a weekend trip traveling in either direction.

Is there a train from New York City to Baltimore?

Yes, there is a train from New York City to Baltimore, with an average of 68 scheduled trips per day. However, traveling by bus may be a better option.

Bus trips from New York to Baltimore take as little as 2 hours 15 minutes, close to the same time as it takes the fastest train to reach Baltimore, and typically cost around $14 — far less than the average train ticket cost of $111.

What is the best way to get from New York to Baltimore?

The best way to get from New York to Baltimore is probably by bus. Although most trains take less time to reach Baltimore from New York than buses do, they still typically take around 2 hours and 39 minutes, and some bus trips run as fast as 2 hours and 15 minutes depending on weather and traffic.

The cheapest average train ticket costs $111, whereas you can usually get a bus ticket for around $14. Flights are also more expensive, costing at least $100, although a direct flight just takes 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York 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 New York to Baltimore?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, CA$33.19 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Baltimore. Buses from Baltimore to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than CA$33.19 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save CA$20.19 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 43 minutes to cover the 169 miles (273 kilometers) from New York, NY to Baltimore, MD. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours, It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Because many passengers travel from New York 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, 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 New York?

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

How many buses are there each day?

There are 15 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Baltimore every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 12 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 New York to Baltimore; ticket prices start at CA$38.73.

What bus companies travel from New York to Baltimore?

There are 5 bus lines from New York, New York to Baltimore, Maryland. With 8 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
Greyhound85h 41mCA$54.45
OurBus13h 0mCA$35.10
PandaNY Bus23h 21mCA$46.83
Peter Pan Lines33h 25mCA$45.74
Wanda Coach33h 15mCA$28.95

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Buses to Baltimore leave from multiple locations in New York, New York. These are the 5 most popular bus stations:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • 103 Canal St
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 19 Allen St
  • Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St

Where does the bus arrive in Baltimore?

Buses arrive in Baltimore at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Baltimore, Maryland:

  • Bus Terminal - 2110 Haines St
  • 5501 O'Donnell St Cutoff (Gas Station)
  • White Marsh Park & Ride - 8476 Honeygo Blvd, Nottingham
  • White Marsh Mall - Boscov's Parking Lot

Price trends for buses from New York to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

CA$40CA$27CA$13JanFeb

Monthly average prices

CA$33CA$27CA$20CA$13CA$7FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

CA$67CA$53CA$40CA$27CA$133020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York, NY to Baltimore, MD

(Based on 95 ratings and reviews)

4.6

4.0

Jason

July 24, 2020 - Visiting friends

Wanda Coach

The bus was clean, the staff was friendly and helpful, and the WiFi worked great for most of the trip.The bus was clean, the staff was friendly and helpful, and the WiFi worked great for most of the trip.

4.0

Marxjelin

July 2, 2020 - Visiting family

Peter Pan Lines

To be on time and in a clean spaceTo be on time and in a clean space

5.0

Lourdes

April 23, 2020 - Visiting family

Greyhound

Pros: Everything. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Yeah. Pros: Everything. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Yeah.

5.0

Tatiana

March 11, 2020 - Solo travel

Greyhound

GoodGood

4.0

Muhammad

March 4, 2020 - Solo travel

Peter Pan Lines

I liked my early arrival than the scheduled time at baltimore. Only thing was the wifi wasnt working during entire journey.I liked my early arrival than the scheduled time at baltimore. Only thing was the wifi wasnt working during entire journey.

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