There are plenty of public transportation options and free campus rides in Baltimore!
East Baltimore campus Shuttles
Hopkins transportation services near Homewood campus
Live near the Homewood campus? Do see the following resources for grocery shopping or a free trip to the mall!
Maryland Transit Administration (MTA): the public transit system
MTA operates several transportation services including local and Commuter Buses, Light Rail, Metro Subway, Maryland Area
Regional Commuter (MARC) Train Service, and a comprehensive Paratransit (Mobility) system.
Don’t want to carry exact change for bus fare? Get the MTA Charm Card, a rechargeable smart fare card that can be used to pay your fare on the
MTA buses, MARC train, Light rail and public transit system in Washington D.C.
Special Note: For $20, School of Medicine (SOM) postdoctoral fellows may purchase a discounted MTA monthly pass, which
provides unlimited travel on the Baltimore light rail, metro, and buses. At the start of each month you can pick up your pass in the
business office (Miller Research Building (MRB), Rm 131).
Green Route- Connects the Medical Campus to fells point and the east side of inner harbor. Stops for the medical campus
include: 600 N. Broadway and the corner of Ashland and Rutland.
Orange Route- Traverses the inner harbor in the east/west directions connecting the Downtown Carey School of business at
Harbor East to University of Maryland, Baltimore, The BioPark, and the B&O Train Museum.
Purple Route- Joins Federal Hill to the Inner Harbor and Penn Station by running along Charles and St. Paul, primary
North/South roads through Baltimore city.
Banner Route- The Banner Route runs from the Inner Harbor to Fort McHenry.
Harbor connector- Traverses Maritime Park, Tide Point, Canton Waterfront Park, Harbor View and Harbor East.
Other commercial services
Several cab companies that operate in Baltimore city and Baltimore county are:
Yellow Cab of Baltimore (410-685-1212 -- with hybrid/green cabs)
Baltimore Taxi Cab (443-505-1196)
Baltimore city taxi (410-327-7777)
Jimmy cab company (Baltimore county and surrounding areas) (410-296-7200)
Supershuttle: Cost-effective shared airport shuttle service (800-258-3826)