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There are 3 ways to get from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove by bus, taxi or foot

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Line 55 bus  •  8 min

  1. Take the line 55 bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr 55 / ...

$2 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove 2.4 miles

$9 - $12

Walk  •  47 min

  1. Walk from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove 2.5 miles

Gaithersburg to Shady Grove by bus

The bus journey time between Gaithersburg and Shady Grove is around 9 min and covers a distance of around 2 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 5 min. Operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, the Gaithersburg to Shady Grove bus service departs from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave and arrives in S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr. Typically 843 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
9 min
Fastest bus time:
5 min
Bus distance:
2 miles
Buses per week:
843
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:00
Last bus departs at:
23:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gaithersburg to Shady Grove bus schedules

Gaithersburg → Shady Grove
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Rules to follow in United States

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shady Grove is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Shady Grove is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Shady Grove is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove is to line 55 bus which costs $2 - $5 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove is to taxi which costs $9 - $12 and takes 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave and arriving at S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Shady Grove is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove without a car is to line 55 bus which takes 8 min and costs $2 - $5.

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The line 55 bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Gaithersburg to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, depart from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave station.

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Gaithersburg to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, arrive at S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr station.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Shady Grove. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and Shady Grove, MD, USA?

Montgomery County MD Ride On operates a bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 8 min.

Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from N Frederick Ave & Brooks Ave to S Frederick Ave & O'neill Dr
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Gaithersburg to Shady Grove
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Yellow Cab Services
Phone
+1-866-302-9898
Website
yellowcabservices.com

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