How to get to OC, ASAP.

A quick drive. A short flight. However you choose to travel, it's easy to get away to Ocean City, Maryland ASAP. Just check below for your fastest route to a relaxing stay.

If you're coming from Philadelphia, Trenton, New York City or points north:

Follow I-95 south into northern Delaware.
Take Exit 4B, marked "Christiana Mall," onto Delaware Route 1, south toward Dover.
South of Dover, U.S. 113 will split from Delaware 1. Follow U.S. 113 south.
Take U.S. 113 south into Maryland, then turn east on either Maryland Route 90 or U.S. 50 to Ocean City.

Approximate times and distances:
From New York City, 250 miles/5 hours
From Trenton, 200 miles/4 hours
From Philadelphia, 150 miles/3 hours

If you're coming from Richmond or Washington, DC and points south:

Get on the Capital Beltway (from Virginia, I-95/495 north)
From the Capital Beltway, take Exit 19A, U.S. 50 east toward Annapolis
Follow U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Approximate times and distances:
From Washington, 150 miles/3 hours
From Richmond, 250 miles/5 hours

If you're coming from Baltimore:

Take the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) to Exit 4, I-97 toward Annapolis
Follow I-97 south to Exit 1, and turn east on U.S. 50/301
Stay with U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Approximate time and distance:
150 miles/3 hours

If you're coming from Hagerstown and western Maryland:

Take I-70 east toward Baltimore
From I-70, take Exit 91 south onto the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) toward Annapolis/Glen Burnie
From I-695, take Exit 4 to I-97 south toward Annapolis.
Follow I-97 south to Exit 1, and turn east on U.S. 50/301
Stay with U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Approximate time and distance:
206 miles/4 hours

If you're coming from central Pennsylvania:

Follow I-83 south toward Baltimore
At the Baltimore Beltway (I-695), bear right (west), and merge onto I-695
(marked toward Washington and I-95 south)
From I-695, take Exit 4 to I-97 south toward Annapolis.
Follow I-97 south to Exit 1, and turn east on U.S. 50/301
Stay with U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Approximate time and distance:
From York: 184 miles/4 hours
From Harrisburg: 206 miles/4 ½ hours

If you're coming from Pittsburgh:

Follow I-376 east to Exit 15
At Exit 15, turn east on I-76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike)
Follow the Turnpike to Exit 12 at Breezewood
Exit the Turnpike at Breezewood, and follow the signs to I-70 east (marked toward Baltimore)
From I-70, take Exit 91 south onto the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) toward Annapolis/Glen Burnie
From I-695, take Exit 4 to I-97 south toward Annapolis.
Follow I-97 south to Exit 1, and turn east on U.S. 50/301
Stay with U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Approximate time and distance:
From Pittsburgh: 350 miles/7 hours

If you're coming from Norfolk/Virginia Beach

Take U.S. 113 north across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge/Tunnel
Near Pocomoke City, MD, U.S. 113 splits from U.S. 13. Bear right on U.S. 113.
At the interchange with U.S. 50, turn east, and follow U.S. 50 straight into Ocean City.

Approximate time and distance:
From Norfolk: 140 miles/3 hours

If you're coming from Central Ohio

Choose your best route to connect with I-70 east
Follow I-70 east as it joins the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Exit the Turnpike at Breezewood, and follow the signs to I-70 east (marked toward Baltimore)
From I-70, take Exit 91 south onto the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) toward Annapolis/Glen Burnie
From I-695, take Exit 4 to I-97 south toward Annapolis.
Follow I-97 south to Exit 1, and turn east on U.S. 50/301
Stay with U.S. 50 east across the Bay Bridge and straight into Ocean City

Yes, you can fly!

Commercial flights:
Baltimore/Washington International and Philadelphia International airports are within a 3-hour drive by rental car. Salisbury/Ocean City Regional Airport is also served by USAir.