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Journey Information

Richmond to Baltimore bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$17.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day8
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Richmond 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 Richmond to Baltimore?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $33.94 was the low point for bus fares from Richmond to Baltimore. Buses from Baltimore to Richmond are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $33.94 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 10 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $11.05 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 57 minutes to cover the 129 miles (207 kilometers) from Richmond, VA 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Richmond to Baltimore for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Richmond?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Richmond 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 Richmond to Baltimore every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 7 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 Richmond to Baltimore; ticket prices start at $19.00.

What bus companies travel from Richmond to Baltimore?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Richmond, Virginia to Baltimore, Maryland. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 7 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound74h 21m$39.92
Wanda Coach23h 0m$35.00

Where does the bus leave from in Richmond?

Richmond, Virginia has two bus stations with service to Baltimore, Maryland:

  • Bus Terminal - 2910 N Blvd
  • Shell - 805 E Parham Rd

Where does the bus arrive in Baltimore?

Buses arrive in Baltimore at 3 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

Price trends for buses from Richmond to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20NovDec

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Richmond, VA to Baltimore, MD
4.4
Based on 7 ratings and reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Value
1.0
Nicholas
1.0
July 9, 2019
Cons
My bus was running 4 hours late. Nobody at Greyhound knew where it was until an hour after it was supposed to arrive. I had to miss my bus because of other travel plans. And they did not refund my ticket.

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with CoachRun report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.5
Value
4.5
Condition
4.5

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