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There are 4 ways to get from McLean to Annapolis by subway, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the subway from MCLEAN station to MCPHERSON SQ station Silver
  2. Take the bus from K ST & 13TH ST NW eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220

$6 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Dominion Dr & Chain Bridge Rd to Ballston Station & Bus Bay E 23A / ...
  2. Take the subway from Ballston Metro to MCPHERSON SQ station
  3. Take the bus from K Street and 14th Street NW to North Capitol Street and H Street NE 80
  4. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$6 - $18

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from McLean to Annapolis 41.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from McLean to Annapolis 41.9 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from McLean to Annapolis is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from McLean to Annapolis is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between McLean and Annapolis is 37 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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The best way to get from McLean to Annapolis without a car is to subway and bus which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $6 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from McLean to Annapolis, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between McLean to Annapolis is 42 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from McLean to Annapolis.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Annapolis. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from McLean to Annapolis.
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  • Distance: 37.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between McLean, VA, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

There is no direct connection from McLean to Annapolis. However, you can take the bus to Mclean Station & Bus Bay A, take the walk to MCLEAN station, take the subway to MCPHERSON SQ station, take the walk to K ST & 13TH ST NW eb, then take the bus to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from McLean to Annapolis via Ballston Station & Bus Bay E, Ballston Metro, MCPHERSON SQ station, K Street and 14th Street NW, and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from MCLEAN station to MCPHERSON SQ station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from Ballston Metro to MCPHERSON SQ station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from K ST & 13TH ST NW eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
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
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Old Dominion Dr & Chain Bridge Rd to Ballston Station & Bus Bay E
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from K St Nw & 14Th St Nw to N Capitol St Ne & I St Ne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
DC Circulator
Phone
+1 202-567-3040
Website
dccirculator.com
Bus from K Street and 14th Street NW to North Capitol Street and H Street NE
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
dccirculator.com
Other operators
Taxi from McLean to Annapolis
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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