Commuting Options 

Listed below are the commuting options from Bowie to Washington, D.C.:

  • Metrobus to Metrorail - The closest subway stop is New Carrollton. Buses run from different stops in Bowie and from a park and ride lot near the intersection of Northview Drive and MD197 (near Bowie Town Center Mall).
  • Drive to New Carrollton Metro Station and park.
  • Vanpools - Vanpools run from all over the Bowie / Crofton area to downtown. They are run by various private companies. See the Commuter Connections website.
  • Carpool Matching Service - This service links individuals together for carpooling. See the Commuter Connections website.
  • MARC Trains - Commuter train service operated by the Maryland Transit Authority, runs between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. There is a stop, with parking, at Bowie State University for commuters.