Passenger Restrictions & Helpful Tips (PDF)

 Due to COVID-19: Mask covering nose and mouth is REQUIRED to ride; Disinfectant wipes available for use; Use of transportation services is for essential travel only. 


June 1, 2021 until further notice

6:00 a.m. – 3:00 a.m. / Approx. every 20 min.

3:00 a.m. – 6:00 a.m. / No Bus Service

Ride with us, on Ocean City’s municipal buses that travel along Coastal Highway. Our buses are safe, clean, reliable, and convenient. A $3 Ride-All-Day pass allows you to ride from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 a.m. the next morning. Our friendly and knowledgeable drivers will be glad to take you down to our South Division Street Transit Center or to the North end Transit Center or anywhere in-between. Don’t forget, with your $3 pass, you can transfer to one of our Park & Ride buses at no additional cost and go to our beautiful West Ocean City Park & Ride facility. Please review the Park n Ride “Beach Bus” section for additional information regarding its operating schedule. The Park & Ride Facility is also a connection point for Shore Transit. All Ocean City buses are handicap accessible. If a vehicle lift/ramp and securement area can accommodate a mobility device Ocean City Transportation will transport the device (and user).

Buses depart from the depots on the following time schedule below:

COASTAL HIGHWAY BEACH BUSESSouth Division Street Transit Station to/from 144th Street Transit Station.

Standard Fare: $3 Ride-All-Day. Exact cash fare required, use of pre-paid photo ID General Bus Pass obtained from City Hall. 

Half Fare ($1.50 Ride-All-Day): Senior Citizens age 65 and over, Disabled Persons, Medicare card holders and Ocean City Non-Resident Senior Bus Pass holders. Proof of eligibility may be required. Exact cash fare required, or use of pre-paid photo ID General Bus Pass obtained from City Hall.

Free: Children 42 inches in height and under, ADA Certified Disabled card holders and Ocean City Resident Senior Bus Pass holders. Proof of eligibility may be required.

Title VI NoticeOcean City Transportation (OCT) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services on the basis of race, color or national origin, as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination based on your race, color, national origin, you may file a complaint up to 180 days from the date of the alleged incident.To file a complaint or for additional information on OCT’s nondiscrimination policies and procedures, contact: Transit Manager, 204 65th Street, Ocean City, Md. 21842

Mission StatementIn a friendly manner and with safety as our primary goal, we are committed together to provide an efficient public transportation system to the residents and vacationers of Ocean City without incident, accident, or inconsistency.