Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
Driving Directions / Travel by Car
(Baltimore, Maryland - MD, USA)
Serving the Chesapeake Bay region as well as Washington DC, Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) lies to the south of the downtown district. Baltimore Airport is reached directly via its own exit off I-195 and is located just 10 miles / 16 km from the city, with the journey taking roughly 25 to 30 minutes.
Close to Baltimore Airport, the Linthicum Heights area is located to the north and Elkridge to the northwest, while Glen Burnie lies to the east. Surrounding the perimeter of the airport, the Aviation Boulevard and Dorset Road provide easy access from all directions, being linked to the South Camp Meade Road to the north, past the Andover Recreation Area.
Directions to Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) from the city:
Directions to Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) from Washington DC:
- Take Russell Street, which becomes the Baltimore / Washington Parkway (295). Follow the Parkway south to I-195 and BWI
- Alternatively, follow signs from the Downtown / Inner Harbor area and take I-395 to I-95 south (Washington, DC). Proceed to the I-195 and take the exit to BWI
Directions to Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) from Annapolis:
- Take New York Avenue to Baltimore / Washington Parkway. Follow the Parkway (295) north to I-195 and BWI
- From north and west Washington DC, take the Washington Beltway (495) east to I-95. Head north to I-195 and then take the BWI exit
- Take I-97 north from Annapolis or follow US 50 west across the Bay Bridge to Annapolis, then take I-97 and follow it north to BWI
- Exit on Dorsey Road and follow the signs for BWI
The roads accessing BWI experience traffic delays during the morning and evening rush hours, as well as on popular holidays. Please be sure to leave well before your check-in time if you plan on driving to the Baltimore Airport during peak times.
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