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2016 MTA Preakness Transit Service

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 MTA 2016 Preakness Transit Service 

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Location:
Pimlico Race Course
Baltimore, MD
Saturday, May 21, 2016

Services:
Metro Subway
Light Rail
Local Bus
MARC Train Weekend Service

Local Bus Service to Pimlico

  • Nos. 27, 91, 44 lines, plus, No. 54 via Park Heights Avenue all stop near the track
  • $1.70 round trip or $4:00 Day Pass

Metro Subway Service To Pimlico

  • Take Metro Subway to the Rogers Avenue Station
  • Take the connecting Shuttle Bus to the track. Shuttle Bus service to Pimlico begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 2:00 p.m.
  • Return Shuttle Bus service runs all day to Rogers Avenue Metro Subway Station with expanded return service beginning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 7:30 p.m. 
  • $4.00 Day Pass required

Light Rail Service To Pimlico

  • Take Light Rail service to the Cold Spring Lane Stop
  • Take the connecting Shuttle Bus to the track. Shuttle Bus service to Pimlico begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 2:00 p.m.
  • Return Shuttle Bus service runs all day to Cold Spring Lane Light Rail Stop with expanded return service beginning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 7:30 p.m.
  • $4.00 Day Pass required

MARC Train Weekend Service To Pimlico

  • Take MARC Train Weekend service to Penn Station-Baltimore
  • Take the Penn/Camden Light Rail shuttle to the University of Baltimore/Mt. Royal Stop and transfer to a northbound train to the Cold Spring Lane Stop
  • Take the connecting Shuttle Bus to the track. Shuttle Bus service to Pimlico begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 2:00 p.m.
  • Return Shuttle Bus service runs all day to Cold Spring Lane Light Rail Stop with expanded return service beginning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 7:30 p.m.
  • $5.00 - $8.00 one-way MARC Train fare and $4.00 Day Pass, or Weekly or Monthly MARC Train pass required
  • Last MARC Train from Penn Station to D.C. leaves at 9:15 p.m.

Best Transit Options To The Preakness

From Towson-Lutherville-Timonium-Hunt Valley-Southern PA
Take Light Rail to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.00 Day Pass required)

From Glen Burnie-BWI Marshall Airport-Linthicum-Severna Park-Annapolis
Take Light Rail to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.00 Day Pass required)

From Downtown Baltimore
Take Metro Subway from Charles Center or Lexington Market to Rogers Avenue Station. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.00 Day Pass required)

Or, take Light Rail to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.00 Day Pass required)

From Owings Mills-Reisterstown-Glyndon-Old Court-Milford Mill
Take Metro Subway to Rogers Avenue Station. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.00 Day Pass required)

From Mt. Washington-Falls Road-Cold Spring-Northern Parkway-Cross Keys
Take Park & Ride Express Bus from Poly-Western High School to Pimlico. ($4.00 round trip)

Pimlico Race Course information
Ticket Sales: www.preakness.com or 877.206.8042.

Preakness Security Policies and Track Restrictions: www.preakness.com or 877.206.8042.

Important Telephone Numbers
MTA Bus, Light Rail and Metro Subway Info……...410-539-5000
Toll Free……………………………………………….866-RIDE-MTA (743-3682)
Website………………………………………………..www.mta.maryland.gov

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