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Cheap train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Baltimore

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$62.00
Fastest Train2h 21m
Trains Per Day35
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Lancaster, PA to Baltimore?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Lancaster to Baltimore 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 Lancaster to Baltimore was $62.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $37.00 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 ride from Lancaster, PA to Baltimore?

The distance between Lancaster and Baltimore is approximately 54.19 miles, or 87.19 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 21 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 Lancaster to Baltimore?

On Wednesday trains from Lancaster to Baltimore 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 Lancaster to Baltimore?

Typically there are 35 schedules to compare for your trip to Baltimore. One train carrier operates regular service on the Lancaster to Baltimore route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Lancaster to Baltimore, usually offering 35.444 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Lancaster to Baltimore, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Lancaster to Baltimore

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Lancaster to Baltimore start from $62.00, and on average cost $86.13. Daily there are 35.444444 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Lancaster leaves from 53 E Mcgovern Ave, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Lancaster to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 21 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 23.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $89.93 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
3h 33m
Avg. Price
$86.13

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Lancaster on their way to Baltimore:
  • 53 E Mcgovern Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains from Lancaster arrive in Baltimore. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Baltimore:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

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