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

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Subway, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station Red
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 70 bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Arundel Mills Shopping Center 201
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb 70

$6 - $16

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rockville to Annapolis 42.7 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Rockville to Annapolis 42.7 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Rockville to Annapolis is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockville to Annapolis is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rockville to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from N Washington St & Middle Ln and arriving at CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb via SHADY GROVE & station, Arundel Mills Mall and Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Rockville and Annapolis is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Annapolis without a car is to subway and bus which takes 2 h 51 min and costs $4 - $10.

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

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Rockville to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at SHADY GROVE & station.

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Rockville to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockville to Annapolis is 43 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Rockville to Annapolis.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Annapolis. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Rockville, MD, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Rockville to Annapolis via Shady Grove Station & Bay A - West, SHADY GROVE & station, Arundel Mills Shopping Center, Arundel Mills Mall, Cromwell station, and Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
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
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Arundel Mills Shopping Center
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Rockville to Annapolis
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
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

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