Cheap train tickets from Alexandria, VA to Baltimore

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How much are train tickets from Alexandria, VA to Baltimore?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Alexandria, VA to Baltimore?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Alexandria 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 Alexandria to Baltimore was $29.51. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.94 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 Alexandria, VA to Baltimore?

The distance between Alexandria and Baltimore is approximately 40.88 miles, or 65.78 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 10 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 Alexandria to Baltimore?

On Wednesday trains from Alexandria 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Alexandria to Baltimore?

Typically there are 15 schedules to compare for your trip to Baltimore. On the route to Baltimore 4 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Alexandria to Baltimore, usually offering 11 trips per day. 14 train trips per day are direct connections to Baltimore, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Here are the 4 train companies that operate from Alexandria to Baltimore

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Alexandria to Baltimore start from $40.00, and on average cost $40.24. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI),

From Alexandria to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 3 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 10 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $40.45 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

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Avg. Time
6h 3m
Avg. Price
$40.24

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Alexandria to Baltimore start from $33.00, and on average cost $40.04. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Carolinian in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Alexandria to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 1 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 10 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $44.19 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

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Avg. Time
1h 44m
Avg. Price
$40.04

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Alexandria to Baltimore start from $25.00, and on average cost $31.87. Daily there are 11 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Alexandria to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 1 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 10 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 11 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $32.03 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
1h 33m
Avg. Price
$31.87

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Alexandria to Baltimore start from $26.00, and on average cost $34.16. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Palmetto in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station.

From Alexandria to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 1 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 10 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Palmetto offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $34.75 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
1h 57m
Avg. Price
$34.16

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Alexandria on their way to Baltimore:
  • 110 Callahan Dr
There are 2 different stations where trains from Alexandria 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:
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St