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There are 3 ways to get from Germantown to Shady Grove by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 100 bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East 100

$2 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Germantown to Shady Grove 8.4 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Shady Grove 8.4 miles

$1 - $2

Germantown to Shady Grove by bus

The bus journey time between Germantown and Shady Grove is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 12 min. Operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, the Germantown to Shady Grove bus service departs from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arrives in Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East. Typically 386 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
14 min
Fastest bus time:
12 min
Bus distance:
8 miles
Buses per week:
386
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
04:40
Last bus departs at:
23:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Germantown to Shady Grove bus schedules

Germantown → Shady Grove
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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: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Shady Grove is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Shady Grove is to taxi which costs $26 - $32 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arriving at Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Germantown and Shady Grove is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Shady Grove without a car is to line 100 bus which takes 13 min and costs $2 - $5.

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The line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Germantown to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, depart from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B station.

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Germantown to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, arrive at Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Shady Grove is 8 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Germantown to Shady Grove.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Shady Grove. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Shady Grove.
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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Germantown, Montgomery County, MD, USA and Shady Grove, MD, USA?

Montgomery County MD Ride On operates a bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 13 min.

Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Germantown to Shady Grove
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Yellow Cab Services
Phone
+1-866-302-9898
Website
yellowcabservices.com
Yellow Cab of Frederick
Phone
+1-301-662-2250

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