Welcome to the Baltimore/Washington metropolitan area!
The first thing to be aware of is that Greater Baltimore’s transportation system is not always convenient but it is improving! If you’re considering living off-campus, please plan ahead to make sure that you have a viable public transportation option to get to campus easily using the UMBC shuttle routes or the public MTA bus system routes. 

This section will provide you with useful information on how to get around the Baltimore/Washington metropolitan area by using an airplane, a bus, a train, a bike, or a car. For more detailed transit advice in the Baltimore/Washington area and for discount on monthly transit passes, please contact Off-Campus Student Services.