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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$18.00
Fastest Train0h 42m
Trains Per Day19
Train Lines9

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wilmington to Baltimore during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Wilmington to Baltimore?

In the last month, $27.64 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to Baltimore, MD. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 26 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $31.09 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Wilmington to Baltimore?

The distance between Wilmington and Baltimore is approximately 65 miles, or 105 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Baltimore.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wilmington to Baltimore are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Wilmington at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Wilmington to Baltimore?

There are 19 scheduled trains on most days. 35 of these are direct connections to Baltimore. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Baltimore to Wilmington. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wilmington to Baltimore for $16.00.

Which train should you take from Wilmington to Baltimore?

There are 9 train lines with service from Wilmington, Delaware to Baltimore, Maryland. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 51m$21.40
Amtrak Acela40h 53m$56.88
Amtrak Cardinal10h 44m$31.50
Amtrak Carolinian10h 43m$28.85
Amtrak Crescent10h 47m$33.30
Amtrak Northeast Regional100h 58m$21.69
Amtrak Palmetto10h 51m$22.78
Amtrak Silver Service10h 50m$28.25
Amtrak Vermonter10h 57m$21.35

Amtrak train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $21. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station. From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 0 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $22 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $54, and on average cost $57. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Acela schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Acela in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station. From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 0 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $57 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Amtrak Cardinal train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Cardinal schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Cardinal in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Cardinal takes 0 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Cardinal offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Cardinal scheduled trip per day, which will cost $36 for a one-way weekend reservation from Wilmington.

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $29. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Carolinian in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 0 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $37 for a one-way weekend reservation from Wilmington.

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $33. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Crescent in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 0 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Crescent offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Crescent scheduled trip per day, which will cost $40 for a one-way weekend reservation from Wilmington.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $22. Daily there are 10 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station. From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 0 hours and 58 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 20 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $22 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $23. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Palmetto in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station. From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 0 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Palmetto offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $24 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $28. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Silver Service in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 0 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $37 for a one-way weekend reservation from Wilmington.

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Wilmington to Baltimore start from $18, and on average cost $21. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Vermonter in Wilmington leaves from Amtrak Station - 100 French St, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station. From Wilmington to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 0 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Vermonter offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $22 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Where is the train station in Wilmington?

There is one train station in Wilmington:

  • Amtrak Station - 100 French St

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

Baltimore receives travelers from Wilmington at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

Price trends for trains from Wilmington to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15FebMar

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15MAMJJASONDJF

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Wilmington, DE to Baltimore, MD

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Taylor

June 25, 2019 - Visiting family

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Convenient and good value. Cons: Nothing. Pros: Convenient and good value. Cons: Nothing.

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