There are 4 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.

Recommended option

Subway, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station Red
  2. Take the bus from MASSACHUSETTES AVE & 5TH ST NW eb to West St & Lafayette Ave 220

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 70 bus  •  3 h 7 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 West St & Church Cir 70 / ...

$5 - $12

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

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 7 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from MASSACHUSETTES AVE & 5TH ST NW eb to West St & Lafayette Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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 West St & Church Cir
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gaithersburg to Annapolis?

The distance between Gaithersburg and Annapolis is 64 km. The road distance is 76 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis?

The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis?

The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs $200 - $250.

Is there a direct bus between Gaithersburg and Annapolis?

No, there is no direct bus from Gaithersburg to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from Gaithersburg Park & Ride and arriving at West St & Church Cir via Arundel Mills Mall and Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis?

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Gaithersburg to Annapolis, including transfers.