Cheap train tickets from Baltimore to New York

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How much are train tickets from Baltimore to New York?

Lowest Price$55.00
Fastest2h 15m
trains per day69
train companies6
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Baltimore to New York
4.8
Based on 12 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Acela report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0
Thomas
5.0
September 15, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Efficient, quiet, on time
Cons
Better food
Tips
No

Based on 10 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 78 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Staff
4.3
Value
3.8
Condition
4.4
John
5.0
February 6, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Travel
Cons
Push back seat
Tips
No
Mark
4.0
November 25, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was scenic and comfy. I met some interesting people.
Cons
Too many people
Tips
Be ready
Barbara
5.0
November 6, 2019
Pros
Enjoyed.would like to do it again
Leigh
4.0
September 19, 2019Vacation
Pros
Comfort of train, ease of traveling
Cons
Be on time
Tips
Would DEFINUTELY use Wanderu again
Celene
5.0
August 2, 2019Vacation
Pros
Very nice ride.
Cons
its difficult to tell when seats are opened. An indicator would be nice.
Tips
If this is not the first stop of the train, you will probably be sitting in a solo seat. Plan accordingly if you are traveling in a Family.

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
1.0
Condition
4.0

Where do trains depart from in Baltimore?

Trains in Baltimore depart from Penn Station on 1500 North Charles Street. Baltimore’s Penn Station opened in 1911 and was designed by a New York architect Kenneth Mackenzie Murchison in the Beaux-Arts style. Today, the station remains the main ground transportation hub in Baltimore, with 8 sets of tracks that provide routes across the entire U.S.

Where do trains arrive in New York?

In New York, Amtrak trains arrive at Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan. Construction on NYC’s Penn Station started in 1905 and was completed in 1910. This train station — just like the one in Baltimore — was built in the Beaux-Arts architectural style, though this one was designed by William Rutherford Mead. Within the train station, there are restaurants and shops to kill time until your next train departs. Much of Penn Station is located directly beneath Madison Square Garden.

Is Baltimore to New York a good day-trip?

Because there are many daily routes and the travel time is relatively short, Baltimore to New York can be a very doable day-trip. However, once you look at the price of a train ticket, it may not be as ideal. Train tickets from Baltimore to New York cost an average of about $102.

For the purposes of a day-trip, a better alternative may be to take the bus. The travel time is about 3 hours 30 minutes, and tickets average just $23.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Baltimore to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Baltimore to New York is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Baltimore to New York was $104.64. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $77.45 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Baltimore to New York?

The distance between Baltimore and New York is approximately 169.45 miles, or 272.64 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Baltimore to New York?

On Saturday trains from Baltimore to New York are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Baltimore to New York?

Typically there are 69 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. On the route to New York 6 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Baltimore to New York, usually offering 40 trips per day. 69 train trips per day are direct connections to New York, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Baltimore to New York, which start at $1.00.

Here are the 6 train companies that operate from Baltimore to New York

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $55.00, and on average cost $117.52. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $117.68 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 45m
Avg. Price
$117.52

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $171.00, and on average cost $188.20. Daily there are 23 Amtrak Acela schedules to New York. Amtrak Acela in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 2 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 14 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $177.10 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Meal
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Beverage
Avg. Time
2h 22m
Avg. Price
$188.20

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $114.00, and on average cost $170.55. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to New York. Amtrak Carolinian in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $170.66 for a one-way weekend reservation from Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 45m
Avg. Price
$170.55

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $55.00, and on average cost $92.39. Daily there are 40 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to New York. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 33 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $97.57 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 49m
Avg. Price
$92.39

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $69.00, and on average cost $85.66. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to New York. Amtrak Palmetto in Baltimore leaves from Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 2 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Palmetto offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $87.72 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 49m
Avg. Price
$85.66

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Baltimore to New York start from $55.00, and on average cost $94.02. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to New York. Amtrak Vermonter in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Baltimore to New York train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 2 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Vermonter offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $110.81 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 38m
Avg. Price
$94.02

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Baltimore with trains to New York. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
There is one train station where trains from Baltimore arrive in New York:
  • Penn Station

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