Welcome to Baltimore

Nestled in the heart of Maryland, just 40 miles northeast of Washington D.C., lies Baltimore: a city brimming with charm and a lively culture eager to be discovered. Baltimore is the dynamic center for all there is to experience, from its rich history and culinary delights to its vibrant arts scene and picturesque waterfront.

Getting Here

Travelers will discover that arriving or departing from Baltimore is both effortless and convenient, with air service provided by major carriers including Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Major carriers offer daily non-stop flights to and from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI). Additionally, Baltimore is conveniently located near two other major airports, Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), which is approximately 60 miles away, and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), which is about 45 miles away.

Baltimore by Car

Exploring the captivating attractions in and around Baltimore and the surrounding region is best done by car. You can rent a car from one of several national car rental agencies located at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, or drive in from Washington Dulles International Airport or Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Alternatively, you can opt for one of the area's transportation services to navigate the city in style.

Maryland Transit Administration (MTA)

Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) offers a variety of mass transit options in the Baltimore area, including light rail, subway, and bus services. The Baltimore Light RailLink provides convenient access to key destinations, such as BWI Airport, Camden Yards, and downtown Baltimore. The Metro SubwayLink connects the northwest suburbs to the city center. Additionally, the MTA operates an extensive bus network that serves the broader Baltimore metropolitan area. For schedule and route information, visit the MTA website.

Getting to Marriott Baltimore Waterfront

From Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)

  • Get on I-195 W 4 min (1.0 mi)
  • Take Exit 2A for MD-295N 9 min (7.9 mi)
  • Continue on Russel St to your destination 10 min (2.4 mi)

From Dulles International Airport

  • Take Dulles Access Road 5 min (1.8 mi)
  • Continue on Dulles Access Rd. Take I-495 N, I-270 N, MD-200 E and I-95 N to W Conway St in Baltimore 71 min (70.9 mi)
  • Continue on W. Conway St. to your destination 7 min (1.2 mi)

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

  • Get on I-395 N from George Washington Memorial Parkway 3 min (2.0 mi)
  • Take Baltimore-Washington Parkway & MD-295 N to Russel St. 42 min (38.9 mi)
  • Continue on Russel to your destination 10 min (2.4 mi)