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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Baltimore?

Lowest Price£22.75
Fastest Train2h 16m
Trains Per Day36
Train Lines9

New York to Baltimore Route Map

New York Baltimore

Frequently Asked Questions

How many daily trains are there from New York to Baltimore?

There are 72 daily routes from New York City to Baltimore, all of which are direct. Amtrak Northeast Regional has 39 daily trains run this route, which is the most of any Amtrak line.

When is the last train from New York to Baltimore?

The last train of the day is the Amtrak Northeast Regional, which departs New York City at about 10:00 p.m. and arrives into Baltimore’s Penn Station just before 1:00 a.m.

What is the best way to get from New York to Baltimore?

The fastest way to travel from New York City to Baltimore is by train. The Amtrak Acela can cover this route in as fast as 2 hours and 9 minutes, while bus rides average closer to 3 hours.

That said, trains on this route are pretty expensive, averaging more than $100 for a ticket. For comparison, bus tickets average around just $21.

Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Baltimore 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 New York to Baltimore?

In the last month, £52.91 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Baltimore, MD. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £51.32 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between New York and Baltimore is approximately 169 miles, or 273 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 16 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New York 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 Friday 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 New York at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 New York to Baltimore?

There are 36 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from New York to Baltimore.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Baltimore to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Baltimore for £7.05.

Which train should you take from New York to Baltimore?

There are 9 train lines with service from New York, New York to Baltimore, Maryland. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 20 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak22h 46m£48.06
Amtrak Acela102h 24m£122.17
Amtrak Cardinal12h 44m£57.31
Amtrak Carolinian12h 39m£62.18
Amtrak Crescent12h 51m£73.66
Amtrak Northeast Regional202h 47m£50.41
Amtrak Palmetto22h 48m£59.00
Amtrak Silver Service12h 52m£56.61
Amtrak Vermonter22h 41m£49.06

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

Baltimore receives travelers from New York at its two active train stations:

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

Price trends for trains from New York to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

£82£55£27NovDec

Monthly average prices

£118£94£71£47£24JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

£98£78£59£39£203020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New York, NY to Baltimore, MD
4.7
Based on 18 ratings and 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
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0
Noviani Rianda
5.0
October 22, 2019Vacation
Pros
On time

Based on 14 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 82 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.6
Staff
4.7
Value
3.8
Condition
4.9
Heather
5.0
March 5, 2020Business
Pros
Had one day to get in and out of Baltimore for business. Train times were prefect to meet my needs. Train station and l loved the addition of the work stations to allow for charging and work.
Cons
Price too high for a non-Acela train
Tips
No.
Sara
5.0
December 23, 2019Vacation
Pros
Price & Schedule
Cons
Footrest
Aleta
5.0
October 19, 2019Vacation
Pros
Awesome
Cons
a little more storage space for people traveling with luggage
Tips
travel by train spacious seating and affordable
William
5.0
October 11, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Very simple booking and transportation across the board.
Cons
Expensive! (nothing WanderU can do about it).
Helena
5.0
September 20, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Ease of travel and cost

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
3.0
Value
2.0
Condition
4.0
Abdelkader
4.0
November 27, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Confortable.

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
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)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
4.0
Value
2.0
Condition
4.0
Darrell
3.0
June 9, 2019Vacation
Pros
It was on time
Cons
The quite car we were in did not have working A/C and it got very hot.
Tips
Find a car that A/C is working in.

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