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Baltimore - Downtown Greyhound Station
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Bus Baltimore to Philadelphia: Trip Overview

Bus Baltimore to Philadelphia: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$42
Average bus trip duration2h 15m
Number of daily buses12
Earliest bus departure4:20 AM
Distance92 miles (147 km)
Latest bus departure11:59 PM

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Inbar C.

April 15, 2022
Keep up the great work

Vane R.

January 18, 2022
I had no regrets choosing to take a bus home.

Kristin S.

November 27, 2021
The bus was late and the counter person told one time but the bus arrived a different rime which made me miss my bus so I had to buy another ticket for a bus that leaves the next day, I had to call out from work because of this I was very very disappointed of how everything that took place today

Adrain G.

April 27, 2021
Great ride, clean bus and smooth ride.

Dounnisei G.

September 6, 2020

Baltimore to Philadelphia Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses12
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures4:20AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$10
Average Ticket Price$42
Minimum Trip Duration1h51m
Average Bus Trip Duration2h15m
Distance92 miles (147 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound, FlixBus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Baltimore - Philadelphia

You can travel between these two cities by bus or train. Either way you choose, you'll be sure to reach your destination in the most convenient and eco-friendly way. Another option is using carpool services and riding with fellow travelers.

The average travel time from Baltimore to Philadelphia is about 2h 15m, although the minimum time it takes to get there is 1h 51m with the fastest bus. This is the time it takes to travel the 90 miles (145 km) that separate the two cities.

The distance between the two cities is 90 miles (145 km).

On average, there are 12 daily departures on this route, offered by Greyhound and FlixBus. The number of buses operating from Baltimore to Philadelphia may change based on the day of the week. Want to make your bus journey from Baltimore to Philadelphia as effortless as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The first bus leaves at 4:20 AM and the last one leaves at 11:59 PM.

If you're headed to Philadelphia from Baltimore, chances are that your bus will depart from Downtown Greyhound Station and arrive at Bus Station. These are the main departure and arrival locations on this route, there are other pick-up and drop-off locations that could make it easier for you to reach your destination.

The average bus ticket price from Baltimore to Philadelphia is $42. Over the last 30 days, the prices ranged between $17 and $97, so make sure to compare them to get the best option.

Yes, you can do a day trip from Baltimore to Philadelphia. The total time it takes to make a round-trip between Baltimore and Philadelphia is about 3h 42m. This allows for plenty of time to explore the sights in Philadelphia before returning to Baltimore in the evening.

Once in Philadelphia, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Liberty Bell, Love Park, Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, The Barnes Foundation and Schuylkill River Trail.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

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The cheapest trip from Baltimore to Philadelphia was searched and found on Dec 4, 2023 with a price of $10

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Baltimore to Philadelphia, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $10 to $57 for a bus ticket from Baltimore to Philadelphia based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $10 which is on 2023-12-04.

Usually FlixBus will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

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Bus Travel Tips

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Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Baltimore to Philadelphia, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Baltimore to Philadelphia will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

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Did you know?

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

What's the cheapest way to go from Baltimore to Philadelphia?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time2h 15mAvg Price$42Daily Departures12
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time1h 14mAvg Price$46Daily Departures54

The best way to travel between Baltimore and Philadelphia is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $42 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $17. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Philadelphia, choose the bus, as it will take you from Baltimore to Philadelphia in about 1h 14m - that's the fastest way to get there!

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You can also go to Philadelphia by train

Train from Baltimore to Philadelphia

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