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2018 MTA Preakness Transit Service

MTA 2018 Preakness Transit Service 

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Location:
Pimlico Race Course
Baltimore, MD
Saturday, May 19, 2018

Services:
Metro SubwayLink
Light RailLink
LocalLink
MARC Train Weekend Service

LocalLink Service to Pimlico

  •  LocalLink Routes: 30, 31, 34, 85, 91, 92, and 94
  • $1.80 round trip or $4:20 Day Pass

Metro SubwayLink Service To Pimlico

  • Take Metro SubwayLink 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 SubwayLink Station with expanded return service beginning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 7:30 p.m. 
  • $4.20 Day Pass required

Light RailLink Service To Pimlico

  • Take Light RailLink 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 RailLink Stop with expanded return service beginning at 6:15 p.m. and ending at 7:30 p.m.
  • $4.20 Day Pass required

MARC Train Weekend Service To Pimlico

  • Take MARC Train weekend service from Washington, DC and intermediate points to Penn Station.
  • Transfer to MTA Light Rail Link and travel from Penn Station to West Cold Spring 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 Cold Spring Lane Light RailLink 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 plus $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 RailLink to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.20 Day Pass required)

From Glen Burnie-BWI Marshall Airport-Linthicum-Severna Park-Annapolis
Take Light RailLink to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.20 Day Pass required)

From Downtown Baltimore
Take Metro SubwayLink from Charles Center or Lexington Market to Rogers Avenue Station. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.20 Day Pass required)

Or, take Light RailLink to Cold Spring Lane Stop. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.20 Day Pass required)

From Owings Mills-Reisterstown-Glyndon-Old Court-Milford Mill
Take Metro SubwayLink to Rogers Avenue Station. Take connecting Shuttle Bus to Pimlico. ($4.20 Day Pass required)

From Mt. Washington-Falls Road-Cold Spring-Northern Parkway-Cross Keys
Take Park & Ride Express BusLink from Poly-Western High School to Pimlico. ($4.20 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 LocalLink, Light RailLink and Metro SubwayLink Info……...410-539-5000
Toll Free……………………………………………….866-RIDE-MTA (743-3682)
Website………………………………………………..www.mta.maryland.gov

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