There are 4 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Ocean City by bus, train 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

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb 201
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Baltimore to Ocean City, MD 8109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Salisbury, Md 951
  2. Take the bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point 203E

$26 - $58

2 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Baltimore to Ocean City, MD 8109

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Ocean City 151.9 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Ocean City is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Ocean City is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Ocean City is 128 miles. The road distance is 151.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Gaithersburg to Ocean City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gaithersburg to Ocean City. However, there are services departing from Gaithersburg Park & Ride and arriving at Ocean City, MD via Baltimore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and Ocean City, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Gaithersburg to Ocean City via BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb and Baltimore in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI MARSHALL MARC STATION sb
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Baltimore to Ocean City, MD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Salisbury, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Shore Transit
Phone
443-260-2300
Website
shoretransit.org
Bus from Shore Transit Bus Terminal to Ocean City Transfer Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
shoretransit.org

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