NOTICE: 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.  

MODIFIED SUMMER SCHEDULE

Current - Oct. 3, 2021

➢ Transport from the West Ocean City Park-N-Ride to the South End South Division Street Transit Station is available at 6:15 AM / 7:15 AM / 8:10 AM / 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Approx. Every 30 Minutes / 7:45 PM / 10:15 PM / 10:45 PM. Times are approximate.

➢ Transport from the South End South Division Street Transit Station to the West Ocean City Park-N-Ride is available at 6:05 AM / 7:05 AM / 8:00 AM / 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Approx. Every 30 Minutes / 7:35 PM / 10:05 PM / 10:35 PM. Times are approximate.

➢ West Ocean City Park-N-Ride bus fare is free except on designated special event dates when $3 Ride-All-Day applies.

➢ 2021 designated Special Event dates are: Sunfest Sept. 30 – Oct 3.

➢ West Ocean City Park-N-Ride bus Service ends at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday of Sunfest;

➢ When Ocean City Park N Ride Beach Bus service is not in operation, transport to/from the West Ocean City Park N Ride and South Division Street Transit Stations is provided by Shore Transit. Please refer to Shore Transit service postings for arrival/departure times, frequency of bus service and applicable fares.

The Town of Ocean City is pleased to offer ample free parking and a shuttle to/from the South Division Street Transit Center at our West Ocean City Park and Ride facility. We are so proud to be able to boast about the gorgeous sunsets and scenic views of the bay while you park your car, walk, ride your bike, or just watch the birds. The outstanding view of the wetlands and the Ocean City skyline from the octagon gazebos will take your breath away! Be sure to read our interpretive signs, inspect the railroad bridge and brick walkways, as they add a unique historical value to this true gem. You just cannot believe it, until you see it for yourself!

The West Ocean City Shuttle between the South Division Street Transit Center and West Ocean City Park & Ride is a seasonal operation that begins in May and runs intermittently into October.

Park free and ride on our Shuttle between the West Ocean City Park & Ride and South Division Street Transit Center. The Park and Ride Shuttle offers service every 20 minutes from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. and on demand at other times throughout the summer season.

All Ocean City buses are handicap accessible. If a vehicle lift/ramp and securement area can accomodate a mobility device Ocean City Transportation will transport the device (and user).

Please note and obey all posted signs and regulations at the Park & Ride facility as Oversized Vehicle parking and other user restrictions may apply. For specific operating dates and times, please reference the Transportation Service Schedule posted at the top of this page.

Please observe posted rules and regulations at the Park & Ride. Restrictions apply

  • It shall be unlawful to park any commercial vehicle unless performing services for or on behalf of the Mayor and City Council
  • It shall be unlawful to utilize any vehicle for sleeping quarters
  • No Overnight Parking Allowed – “OV-Oversized Vehicles”- longer than 20 feet and trailers will be towed if parked between 3:00 AM and 6:00 AM  
  • Park in Designated Area Only
  • Information on Towed Vehicles Contact 410-723-6608

PARK & RIDE “Beach Bus” – South Division Street Transit Station to/from West OC Park-N-Ride Transit Station. Fare: Free, except on designated Special Events: Springfest,  OC Air Show, July 4th Weekend, Sunfest.

Below fares apply during special event dates mentioned above, all other days are free.

Standard Fare: $3 Ride-All-Day. Exact cash fare required, or 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 Notice

Ocean 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, Building E, Ocean City, Md. 21842

Mission Statement

In 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.