There are 5 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis by subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station Red
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, line 70 bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to Arundel Mills Shopping Center 201
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb 70

$5 - $12

Subway, line 951 bus, line 220 bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to METRO CENTER station Red
  2. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  3. Take the line 951 bus from New Carrollton, Md to Annapolis 951
  4. Take the line 220 bus from Harry S Truman P & R to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$14 - $31

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gaithersburg to Annapolis 47.7 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Annapolis 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gaithersburg to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from Gaithersburg Park & Ride and arriving at CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb via Arundel Mills Mall and Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Annapolis is 40 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis without a car is to subway and bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis, including transfers.

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Gaithersburg to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from Gaithersburg Park & Ride station.

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Gaithersburg to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to Annapolis is 48 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Gaithersburg to Annapolis.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Annapolis. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 40 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Gaithersburg to Annapolis via Arundel Mills Shopping Center, Arundel Mills Mall, Cromwell station, and Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to Arundel Mills Shopping Center
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Harry S Truman P & R to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to Annapolis
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $19
Other operators
Taxi from Gaithersburg to Annapolis
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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