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There are 4 ways to get from Rockville to Shady Grove by bus, subway, taxi or foot

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Line 55 bus

  1. Take the line 55 bus from N Washington St & Middle Ln to Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd

Subway, line 43 bus

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to SHADY GROVE station
  2. Take the line 43 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Shady Grove Rd & Gaither Rd

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rockville to Shady Grove

Walk

  1. Walk from Rockville to Shady Grove

Rockville to Shady Grove by bus

The bus journey time between Rockville and Shady Grove is around 18 min and covers a distance of around 4 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 12 min. Operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, the Rockville to Shady Grove bus service departs from N Washington St & Middle Ln and arrives in Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd. Typically 549 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
18 min
Fastest bus time:
12 min
Bus distance:
4 miles
Buses per week:
549
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:01
Last bus departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rockville to Shady Grove bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rockville to Shady Grove is to line 55 bus which costs $2 - $5 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockville to Shady Grove is to taxi which costs $13 - $17 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from N Washington St & Middle Ln and arriving at Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Rockville and Shady Grove is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Rockville to Shady Grove without a car is to line 55 bus which takes 19 min and costs $2 - $5.

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The line 55 bus from N Washington St & Middle Ln to Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Rockville to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, depart from N Washington St & Middle Ln station.

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Rockville to Shady Grove bus services, operated by Montgomery County MD Ride On, arrive at Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd station.

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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 Rockville to Shady Grove.
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  • Distance: 2.9 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Montgomery County MD Ride On operates a bus from N Washington St & Middle Ln to Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from N Washington St & Middle Ln to Frederick Rd & Shady Grove Rd
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Shady Grove Rd & Gaither Rd
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Rockville to Shady Grove
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Yellow Cab Services
Phone
+1-866-302-9898
Website
yellowcabservices.com

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