The Bus

Buses operate Monday through Friday, no service is provided on Saturdays, Sundays, or major holidays (New Year's Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day). Customer information hours of operation: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Fares

Adults

$1.25​

Seniors & Disabled​

​FREE

First Child Under 5​

​FREE

​Medicare

​FREE

Seniors (60+) and persons with disabilities and Medicare card holders with a valid photo ID ride TheBus FREE-of-charge during normal operational hours from 6 AM – 7 PM, Monday - Friday.

To take advantage of this new program, riders just have to present one form of proper identification - driver’s license, Metro Senior/Metro Disabled/MetroAccess card, or similar ID – to the bus driver. In addition, persons with disabilities with a MetroAccess ID may bring one personal companion with them on board TheBus at no charge. Complementing the County’s transit system, TheBus, MetroAccess provides service for persons with disabilities who are unable to use the regular transit systems and have been certified eligible. For further information regarding the program, please call MetroAccess at (301) 562-5360 / (301) 588-7835 (TTY) or visit the website at http://www.wmata.com/accessibility/metroaccess_service/.

“Kids Ride Free” on TheBus is available to students after school dismissal on regularly scheduled school days, Monday – Friday (holidays and vacations excluded), from 2:00 – 7:00 PM. Students must present proper identification to the bus driver to be eligible to ride free during the hours of operation.

 

Effective March 10, 2014 the Department of Public Works and Transportation will implement changes to TheBus schedules for Route 12, Route 15X, Route 22, Route 23, Route 30 and Route 36. The new schedules will better accommodate patrons by improving on-time performance.  In addition, Route 36 now serves the MTA Park & Ride on MD Route 5/Mattawoman-Beantown Road.

You can access a bus schedule by clicking on the appropriate route number and to view TheBus system map click here. You can also obtain up-to-date information by calling 301-324-BUSS (2877) or by clicking on Next Bus for real time passenger information. For a digital copy of the Route 17/Route 1 Ride brochure, please click here.

  
Description
  
Route 11
Greenbelt Metrorail Station, Federal Courthouse, Old Greenbelt, Greenbelt Center, Hanover Parkway, Mandan Road, Ora Glen Drive, Greenbelt Post Office
  
Route 12 (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
West Hyattsville Metrorail Station, Cora B. Woods Center, Sargent Road, 28th Place, Rhode Island Avenue, Volta Street, Hamilton Street , Gwen Britt Center
  
Route 13
West Hyattsville Metrorail Station, Prince George’s Plaza Metrorail Station, County Service Building, Hyattsville Justice Center, Nicholson Street, Belcrest Road, 42nd Avenue, Hamilton Street
  
Route 13 - Espanol
West Hyattsville Metrorail Station, Prince George’s Plaza Metrorail Station, County Service Building, Hyattsville Justice Center, Nicholson Street, Belcrest Road, 42nd Avenue, Hamilton Street
  
Route 14
Prince George's Plaza Metrorail Station, Prince George's Plaza, Crescent Cities Center, College Park Metrorail Station, Lafayette Avenue, Riverdale Road, Auburn Avenue, River Road
  
Route 14 - Espanol
Prince George's Plaza Metrorail Station, Prince George's Plaza, Crescent Cities Center, College Park Metrorail Station, Lafayette Avenue, Riverdale Road, Auburn Avenue, River Road
  
Route 15X (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
Greenbelt Metrorail Station, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, New Carrollton Metrorail Station
  
Route 16
 New Carrollton Metrorail Station, Doctors Community Hospital, Beltway Plaza, New Carrollton Mall, Greenbelt Metrorail Station, Riverdale Road, Lamont Drive, Hanover Parkway, Pontiac Street, 57th Avenue
  
Route 17 (Route 1 Ride)
IKEA, University of Maryland, College Park Metrorail Station, County Service Building, Mount Rainier Terminal
  
Route 18
 Langley Park, Lewisdale, Prince George’s Plaza, Cheverly and Addison Road Metrorail Stations, Edwards Place, 23rd Avenue, Hamilton Street, Bladensburg Road, Columbia Park Road
  
Route 18 - Espanol
 Langley Park, Lewisdale, Prince George’s Plaza, Cheverly and Addison Road Metrorail Stations, Edwards Place, 23rd Avenue, Hamilton Street, Bladensburg Road, Columbia Park Road
  
Route 20
Addison Road Metrorail Station, Penn-Mar Shopping Center, Melwood Training Center, Melwood Mall, Roblee Drive, John Rogers Boulevard, Upper Marlboro Courthouse, County Administration Building
  
Route 21 (Schedule Changes Eff. 1-6-14)
New Carrollton Metrorail Station, Metro East, Inglewood Business Park,Largo Town Center Metrorail Station, Prince George’s Community College, Ramblewood, County Administration Building, Upper Marlboro Courthouse, Equestrian Center
  
Route 21X (Schedule Changes Eff. 1-6-14)
New Carrollton Metrorail Station, Landover Mall, Prince George's Community College, MVA
  
Route 22 (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
Morgan Boulevard Metrorail Station, Centre Point Office Park, Landsdowne Village Apartments, Prince George’s Sports and Learning Center, Landover Mall, Fieldstone Way, Valleytrail Lane, Chatsfield Way
  
Route 23 (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
Addison Road Metrorail Station, Prince George’s Sports and Learning Center, Cheverly Metrorail Station, Willow Hill Drive, Nalley Road, Village Green Drive, Sheriff Road
  
Route 24
District Heights Municipal Building, Penn Station, Capitol Heights Metrorail Station, Old Forestville Road, Silver Hill Road, Brooks Drive, Denise Drive, Morgan Boulevard Metrorail Station
  
Route 25
Capitol Heights Metrorail Station, Addison Plaza, Southern Avenue, Benning Road, Nova Avenue, Highview Place
  
Route 26
Morgan Boulevard Metrorail Station, Steeplechase, Prince George’s Community College, MVA, Largo Metrorail Station
  
Route 27
Landover Metrorail Station, Dodge Park/Kent Village areas, Pennsy Drive, Dodge Park Road, Hubbard Road
  
Route 28
Woodview Village, 9400 Peppercorn Place, Mercantile Lane, Apollo Drive, Boulevard at the Capital Centre, Jericho Senior Residences, Largo Town Center Metrorail Station
  
Route 30 (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
Branch Avenue Metrorail Station, Allentown Road, Temple Hill Road, Clinton Fringe Lot
  
Route 32
Clinton Fringe Parking Lot, Branchwood Towers, Manor at Victoria Park, Iverson Mall, Naylor Road Metrorail Station, Old Branch Avenue, Brinkley Road, Temple Hill Road
  
Route 33
Padgett's Corner Shopping Center, Southern Avenue Metrorail Station, Old Branch Avenue, Fisher Road, Temple Hill Road, Owens Road
  
Route 34
Suitland Metrorail Station, White Hall Square Apartments, Capital Crossing Apartments
  
Route 35
Southern Avenue Metro Station, Oxon Hill Park and Ride, National Harbor, Southern Tech/Rec Center, Camp Springs
  
Route 35S
Oxon Hill Park and Ride Lot, National Harbor, Ft.
Washington Senior Residences, Livingston Road, Ft.
Washington Park and Ride Lot
  
Route 36 (Schedule Changes Eff. 3-10-14)
Clinton Fringe Park & Ride Lot, Brandywine Road at Surratts Road, Brandywine Road at Groveton Drive, Brandywine Road at Gwynn Park High School, Matapeake Business Drive at Target, Mattawoman Beantown Road at Pinefield, Mattawoman-Beantown Road Park & Ride
  
Route 51   (Schedule Changes Eff. 1-6-14)
Upper Marlboro, County Administration Building, Courthouse, Equestrian Center, Chrysler Building
  
Route 53
Upper Marlboro, County Administration Building, Marlborough Meadows, Courthouse, Police Training Facility, Clairfield Lane, John Rogers Boulevard