Baltimore-Washington International Guide
- Full name: Baltimore-Washington International Airport
- Location: The airport is situated 9 miles (14km) south of Baltimore and 32 miles (51km) north of Washington DC.
- Time: GMT -5 (GMT -4 from March to November).
Tel: +1 410 859 7111.
- Transfer to the City:
The Antrak train station has trains going to both central Baltimore and Washington DC; the BWI Marshall Station offers free and frequent shuttle services between the station and terminal, with a shuttle operating every 25 minutes. Both MARC and Amtrak run trains to Union Station in DC. A light rail service goes from the airport to Baltimore costing US$1.60. Taxies are available outside of baggage claims and cost about $25 to Baltimore and $63 to Washington DC. Public buses include Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Bus Service, which serves the greater Washington area. There are also various bus shuttle services to both cities, some dropping off at the central hotels. App-based ride services are available. They pick up and drop off passengers at the terminal curbs.
- Car rental:
A car rental facility is linked to the airport terminals by a free shuttle service, which leaves from the lower level terminal every ten minutes. Car rental companies include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Next Car, Paylesss, and Thrifty.
There are ATMs, bureaux de change, and postal services throughout the terminal. Facilities for the disabled are good. Other facilities include restaurants, bars, shops and duty-free, a business service centre, and information help desk. Wireless Internet access is also available.
The Hourly Garage is in front of the terminal and costs $4 per hour and $22 per day. The daily garage is connected to the terminal by shuttle buses and costs $12 per day. Long-term parking costs $8 a day.
- Departure tax: None.
- Website: www.bwiairport.com