Cheap Baltimore to Columbia  train tickets

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How much are Baltimore to Columbia train tickets?

Lowest Price$86.00
Fastest11h 43m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Baltimore to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Baltimore to Columbia 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 Columbia was $86.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $22.00 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 journey from Baltimore to Columbia ? How far is Baltimore to Columbia ?

The distance between Baltimore to Columbia is 440.21 miles or 708.27 km. A train trip from Baltimore to Columbia typically takes 12 hours and 6 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 43 minutes to get from Baltimore to Columbia.

Going from Baltimore to Columbia by train takes over 12 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Baltimore to Columbia 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.

Amtrak Silver Service has the most connections between Baltimore to Columbia

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to Columbia 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Baltimore to Columbia, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Columbia with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Baltimore to Columbia, which start at $80.00.

Baltimore to Columbia is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Baltimore to Columbia start from $92.00, and on average cost $109.61. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Baltimore leaves from Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI), And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Baltimore to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 43 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $104.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Baltimore.

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Avg. Time
12h 55m
Avg. Price
$109.61

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Baltimore to Columbia start from $86.00, and on average cost $123.22. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Columbia. Amtrak Silver Service in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Baltimore to Columbia train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 11 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 43 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $132.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
11h 44m
Avg. Price
$123.22

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Columbia that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Baltimore serving this route is Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI).
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Baltimore., The busiest departure station in Baltimore serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St