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How much are train tickets from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

Lowest Price$21.00
Fastest Train1h 3m
Trains Per Day27
Train Lines6
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Baltimore, MD to Philadelphia, PA
Based on 7 reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 31, 2019Visiting friends
Comfortable, on time
September 21, 2019Vacation
Seats comfortable and spacious.
August 9, 2019Visiting friends
Non stop
Bus ( greyhound) needs to have seatbealts for safety measures
Extra bags needs to be placed on the overhead bin or in the luggage compartment so as not crowd the seats

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Vermonter report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Baltimore to Philadelphia 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 train 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, train 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.

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

In the last month, $31.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Philadelphia, PA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $26.44 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The distance between Baltimore and Philadelphia is approximately 90 miles, or 144 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 3 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Baltimore to Philadelphia 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 Sunday 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 Baltimore at 5:00am 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 Baltimore to Philadelphia?

There are 27 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Baltimore to Philadelphia.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Baltimore. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Baltimore to Philadelphia for $6.00.

Which train should you take from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

There are 6 train lines with service from Baltimore, Maryland to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 18 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 8m$78.00
Amtrak Acela41h 9m$74.80
Amtrak Carolinian11h 11m$33.88
Amtrak Northeast Regional181h 21m$29.60
Amtrak Palmetto21h 18m$34.87
Amtrak Vermonter21h 18m$28.33

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

There are two stations in Baltimore where you can board the train to Philadelphia:

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

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

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

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
  • N Phil - 2900 N Broad St

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