Ocean City, Maryland 21842

Getting to Ocean City

  • If You're Coming From Philadelphia, Trenton, New York City or Points North
    • Follow I-95 south into northern Delaware.
    • Take Exit 4A, 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 distances:

    • 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: 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: 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 served by US Airways/the new American. It is 30 minutes from Ocean City via US Route 50 and Rt. 90.