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Riders' News
Please visit here for latest announcements and links to holiday schedule information. Information on holidays in 2008 and Ride On schedules can also be found below under Ride On Schedules.

Ride On Delays and Detours on the hour
This is where you can find the current Ride On service conditions.

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Division of Transit Services


Ride On - The Division's central mission
Commuter Services - Car pool, Van Pool, and other services to the commuters
Special Transportation - Services for seniors and people with disabilities (also, see Guide for Seniors and People with Disabilities below)
Taxicab Regulation - Taxicab licenses and permits


Ride On Schedules


Ride On Schedules - Where you can find schedules for 80 bus routes Ride On operates
Ride On by Stations - 12 Metro stations in Montgomery County

Ride On System Maps - Easy to find your Ride On routes
   -  Interactive Ride On System Map
   -  Downloadable version of current System Map (390kb, Adobe Acrobat required)
Trip Planner (The Ride Guide)- This service is provided by Metro.
Trip Planner Help - Send us your location; we can help you to get there.
Ride On Comments/Complaints Feedback - Help Ride On service to get better every day.
Ride On Subscription - Keep up with schedule changes and riders information.
Ride On Jobs - Current openings at Ride On
DPWT Home - This will take you to the Department of Public Works and Transportation home page.
2008 Holiday Schedules - Official holidays in 2008 and Ride On schedules


Fares and Transfers

  Ride On Fares
Buying Fare Media Online
Buying Fare Media by Mail
Buying Fare Media in stores
Order Call-N-Ride Coupons Online
Youth Cruiser Pass
Summer Youth Cruiser Pass (June-August)



 Kids Ride Free

   Riding Ride On Safely-Informational Brochure  



 Ride On Transit Information Center


 Passenger Bill of Rights and Responsibilities

   Disruptive Behavior Notice To Passengers  

APTA - American Public Transportation Association
Bike and Ride with Ride On - All Ride On buses are bike rack equipped.
Lost and Found
Getting Around Montgomery County - From here you can find the ways to get to libraries, County Service Centers, schools, parks, rec centers, health centers and many other places with Ride On service nearby.
Night request after 9:00PM
Reading Materials
Ride On System Bus Usage By Time Of Day - Weekday-Saturday-Sunday
Transit Advisory Group (TAG)
Click here to make Ride On your default home page.

Marker Seniors and People with Disabilities

Department of Health and Human Services publication, "Transportation Options for Seniors and People With Disabilities" 
Metro's Information on Accessibility
Project Ride - Helping People with Developmental Disabilities Use Public Transport


Connect-A-Ride Referral Service


Commuters Guide


Park and Ride Lots in the County <<more>>
Car Pool/Van Pool
Application for Ride Sharing/Carpool/Vanpool
I-270 HOV lanes
Commuter Store where you can buy your fare media
Metrobus Y7


Area Transit Links


Connect-A-Ride (Corridor Transportation Corporation)                                                                     MTA Commuter Bus - US 29 and I-270 Corridors
WMATA - Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
MARC Trains - Brunswick and Camden Lines
Metrobus - In Montgomery County
Metrorail - Serving 12 Stations in Montgomery County

Bethesda Circulator - Serves Bethesda
Greyhound - Station at Sligo Ave and Fenton Street, Silver Spring
Arlington Transit ART - Arlington County, Virginia
Alexandria DASH - City of Alexandria, Virginia
Fairfax Connector - Fairfax County, Virginia
Maryland MTA - Maryland Transit Administration
CHART - Coordinated Highway Action Response Team
The Bus - Prince George's County, Maryland
TransIT - Frederick County, Maryland
Howard County Transit - Howard County, Maryland
Shuttle UM - University of Maryland, College Park Shuttle


Area Airports


BWI-Baltimore-Washington International Airport. To get there, check out the B30 Metrobus route. For more information, see Ground Transportation on the BWI web site.
Reagan National - The best way to get there is to take any Ride On bus to a Metro station, get the Red Line, transfer to Metrorail Blue or Yellow lines from downtown and to the Airport. See more info from Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority web site for ground transportation.
Dulles International - Details information from the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority web site for ground transportation.

Marker Summer Air Quality Forecast

Air Quality Index
Clean Air Alternative Ride On is operating 42 natural gas buses, and 15 more are coming soon


Contact Us


Phone: 240-777-7433
Fax: 240-777-5801

By regular mail:
Montgomery County DPW&T
Division of Transit Services
101 Monroe Street, 5th floor
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Do you have comments or suggestions? Fill out our Feedback Form.

You can get trip planning assistance by going online at Metro RideGuide or calling the Ride On Transit Information Center at 240-777-7433 or 240-777-5869 (TTY).

Last edited: 3/3/2008