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Hot Air Balloon Rides over Maryland's Eastern Shore from Greensboro or Ridgely

Hot Air Balloon Rides over Maryland
Duration:
4 hours
From:
USD 265.00
Gently glide through the sky on this hour-long hot air balloon ride. Choose to depart from either Greensboro or Ridgely and enjoy fantastic panoramic views of Maryland as you fly over rivers and corn fields. Discover the peacefulness of flying in a hot air balloon on this spectacular ride.

Baltimore to New York City by Rail

Baltimore to New York City by Rail
Duration:
1 day
From:
USD 329.00
From Baltimore to New York hot dogs and knishes, enjoy a full day trip by rail from Baltimore to New York. In this family-friendly day of fun, step aboard a double-decker bus and visit New York's most famous sites. Kids will enjoy seeing the Empire State Building, United Nations, Apollo Theater, Rockefeller Center, Battery Park with views of the Statue of Liberty, and so much more. You'll also enjoy a 3-course lunch at Señor Frogs in Times Square.

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Baltimore Washington Airport (BWI) Car Rental


Welcome to the car rental Baltimore Washington Airport information page with information on Baltimore Washington Airport car rental options, including which side do you drive on, transmission types, local Baltimore driving stress, licences, and more. You may also compare your Baltimore Washington Airport car rental options and search for the best available Baltimore car rental rates in the search box below.


Baltimore Washington Airport Car Rental Advice & Driving Tips




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Baltimore Washington Airport Car Rental Desk Locations

BWI car rental companies are located in the BWI Airport Rental Car Facility at Stoney Run Road and New Ridge Road (the address is 432 New Ridge Rd. Hanover, MD 21076).

 

A free BWI shuttle service carries customers to and from the BWI Airport about every 10 minutes.

 

Tip: plan to spend at least 10-15 minutes just getting to/from the terminal from the rental facility.


Baltimore Washington Airport Car Rental Companies

Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Payless, Thrifty, FlightCar NextCar


Baltimore Driving Information


 
Driving is on the right side of the road.


 
All Baltimore Washington Airport rental cars are automatic transmission.


 
Your local drivers' licence is required.


An International Drivers' Permit (or IDP) may be required, especially if your local drivers' licence is in a language other than the local language (you may inquire when you pick up your car).


 
Baltimore Driving Stress Level: 7/10

If heading to Washington D.C., be aware that the signage from the car rental facility is rather poor and quite confusing, especially to Route 495. All roads, however, ultimately lead to highway access, in both directions (North or South).

If you are comfortable with multi-lane highways and have a GPS with your car, then driving will be stressful, but not too difficult. Be aware of other drivers at all times; as with driving in any city, most people are in a hurry to get where they are going.


 


Baltimore Washington Airport Car Rental Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com has a mixed recommendation on a Baltimore Washington Airport car rental

A BWI car rental is a good way to explore Baltimore and the surrounding area, but is unnecessary if you are headed to Washington D.C.



 BWI Baltimore Washington Airport Car Rental Shuttle


A free shuttle service carries customers to and from the Baltimore Washington Airport approximately every 10 minutes. Passengers arriving on flights should take the free shuttle from the lower level terminal for a ten-minute ride to the new facility. When returning a vehicle, look for highway directional signs to the facility.



 
Car Rental Shuttle Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, USD 1-2



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Last Updated: 12 Jan 2017