3 miles West of Town, Rt. 611, West Ocean City. New operation facilities; charter & private planes arrive/leave daily; Jet-A and100LL fuel; Enterprise Rental Car on site: 15 minute turn-around; taxi service; conference room. Call for additional service information, 410-213-2471.
Salisbury-Ocean City Regional Airport
The regional airport is located south of Route 50, approximately thirty minutes away from Ocean City, off Walston Switch Road, just east of Salisbury. USAir offers regularly scheduled flights to and from Baltimore, Washington, DC and Philadelphia. For USAir reservations: 800-438-4322. Salisbury-Wicomico County Regional Airport: 410-548-4827.
Carolina Trailways Bus Station
Located on 2nd Street; 410-289-9307
The main thoroughfare in Ocean City, Maryland is Coastal Highway / Philadelphia Avenue. Philadelphia Avenue runs from the Inlet to 32nd Street. It then becomes Coastal Highway and stretches north to the Delaware line at 146th Street. There are three lanes running in each direction on the 10 mile strip with the speed limit at 40 mph north of 32nd St. South of 32nd St. the speed limit ranges from 30-35 mph.
Boardwalk trains run the length of the three-mile Boardwalk every 20 minutes Easter through September. One way fare is $1.50.
In Ocean City, avoid the fuss - ride the bus!
Don't worry about the headache of finding parking near the boardwalk or any favorite spot around Ocean City. Ocean City Transportation provides 24-hour bus service for just $2 - ride all day! This $2 entitles the purchaser to UNLIMITED daily trips between the Park & Ride, Ocean City Factory Outlets and the South Division Street Transit Center, as well as the length of Coastal Highway from the Delaware-Maryland line to South Division Street. Bus stops are located on every other block along Coastal Highway, Philadelphia Avenue and Baltimore Avenue. It's the way to go!
For further savings, discount coupon books are available for $15 and they contain 10 all-day passes for a savings of 25% per pass. These coupon books are available on the buses, at City Hall or at the Convention Center.
During the summer, buses run approximately every 5-10 minutes. From October to Memorial Day, buses are operated every 15-30 minutes. Exact change ($2.00) is required.
Municipal buses and trolleys follow a route South along Coastal Highway and Philadelphia Avenue to South Division Street, where they make a stop at the Transit Center. They then travel North on Baltimore Avenue to 15th Street, turning left and continuing North on Coastal Highway to the Delaware line.
Senior citizen half-fare discount passes for visitors over 60 years of age are available at City Hall, Convention Center Box Office at 40th Street, and at Northside Park, 125th Street. Senior citizen resident passes are available only through the Transportation Office, 66th Street, Bayside. Call 410-723-1607. Those physically challenged can call Transportation for at-home pick-up service and also request complete information on city buses which are equipped with wheelchair lifts. 410-723-1607.
For further information, please call Ocean City Transit at 410-723-1606.
Park & Ride
The West Ocean City Park & Ride shuttle is $1 - ride all day! This enables the purchaser to UNLIMITED daily trips between the Park & Ride, Ocean City Factory Outlets and the South Division Street Transit Center. Users may choose to cash in their Park & Ride ticket for an additional $1, and receive Ocean City Transit's complete line of service. Park & Ride Discount Coupon Books are $15 for 20 rides, at a savings of 25% per pass and are available upon request.
The lot is available for FREE parking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
In June, July & August bus service runs approximately every 10 minutes from 6am - 2am and as need from 2am - 6am.
From September through May bus service runs approximately every 15 minutes from 6am - midnight and as needed from midnight - 6am.
For more information and exact schedules, call Ocean City Transit at 410-723-1606.