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Is the Boardwalk tram running at the moment? If so, when is the schedule? If not, when will service pick up? 
Submitted by Morrell D, Ocean Pine, Maryland April 19, 2017
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Hunt Valley and Ocean City

Insider since: 2010

Answered: April 20, 2017

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The (Beach) bus is running now though and it covers all of Ocean City for just $3 a day.

Centreville, VA

Insider since: 2010

Answered: April 19, 2017

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The tram is not yet running. It will run the first weekend in May for Springfest and with then start running for the season Memorial Day weekend.

Linthicum MD and OC MD

Insider since: 2008

Answered: April 19, 2017

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Springfest weekend will be the only time between now and Memorial Day weekend for the boardwalk tram/

Johnstown Pa

Insider since: 2009

Answered: April 19, 2017

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The boardwalk tram will be running for Springfest weekend in early May, and then begin full time for the season beginning Memorial Day weekend. 

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Bayville, NJ

Insider since: 2010

Answered: April 19, 2017

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Hi Morrell, The tram is not running at the moment however here is the schedule for the 2017 season, the season for the tram begins springfest weekend just for the weekend and then full season takes effect memorial day weekend.

Tram fare is $3.00 per person, per boarding, one way ride. Discount fare punch cards are available at $20 for 8 rides. Inquire at either Tram Station or with a Tram Conductor.

New unlimited ride pass, which costs $6, a passenger can get on and off the Boardwalk tram as much as they like between the hours of 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily. The unlimited ride pass will not be available during Springfest, Sunfest, OC Air Show weekend, July 4th weekend or Labor Day weekend. Unlimited ride passes will be sold at both north and south ticket booths and on any tram.

Please note: The tram operation is subject to prevailing weather conditions. See the station operators or call 410-289-5311 or 410-723-1606 for further information.





May 4-7, 2017

10 a.m. to Midnight/ Thursday, Friday & Saturday. 

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday


May 26 to Sept. 4, 2017

11 a.m. to Midnight Daily.

10 a.m. to Midnight on Holidays, Holiday Weekends & Special Events

 Post Labor Day

 Sept. 5 - 10, 2017

Sept. 14 -17, 2017

 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Daily


Sept. 21- 24, 2017

10 a.m. to Midnight, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday

 Getting around Ocean City won't break your vacation budget. In fact, it will only cost you a few dollars! It's the 'Best Value" ride! Ocean City municipal buses travel along Coastal Highway 7 days a week, and you can ride for just  $3 per day. Our safe and clean buses are reliable and convenient and offer multiple stops along Coastal Highway, so your favorite OC attractions are easily accessible and within walking distance. Ocean City buses also run to and from the West Ocean City Park & Ride facility seasonally.