COVID-19 Cancellation Policies & Trip Protection
Learn more ›

Compare train tickets from Baltimore to Lynchburg

switcheroo

Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Baltimore to Lynchburg?

Lowest Price$34.00
Fastest Train4h 31m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines3
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your travels.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses, trains and flights in one place.

Price trends for trains from Baltimore to Lynchburg

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JunJul

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Baltimore to Lynchburg 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Baltimore to Lynchburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $45.62 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Baltimore to Lynchburg. By booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $15.96 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Baltimore to Lynchburg?

The distance between Baltimore and Lynchburg is approximately 189 miles, or 304 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 31 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Baltimore to Lynchburg are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Wednesday 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 3:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Baltimore to Lynchburg?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 3 of these are direct connections to Lynchburg. 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 Lynchburg to Baltimore. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Baltimore to Lynchburg for $42.00.

What train services are there from Baltimore to Lynchburg?

There are 3 train lines with service from Baltimore to Lynchburg. Amtrak Northeast Regional is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak16h 9m$50.85
Amtrak Crescent14h 49m$52.90
Amtrak Northeast Regional24h 50m$47.60

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

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

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

Where is the train station in Lynchburg?

Lynchburg has one train station:

  • 825 Kemper St

Plan your next adventure

Book buses, trains & flights on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android