GETTING AROUND



Getting AroundCommuterSouth Baltimore

Here are your best commute options. Scroll down to learn more!

  • Option 1 -

    From Key Highway take the Charm City Circulator Purple Route to Pratt Street and switch to the Charm City Circulator Orange Route to Harbor East

  • Option 2 -

    From Key Highway or Fort Ave take the Charm City Circulator Purple Route to Pratt Street and switch to the Charm City Circulator Orange Route to Harbor East

  • Option 3 -

    Walk to the Rusty Scupper and take the Harbor Connector to Harbor East

  • Option 4 -

    Bike

  • Option 5 -

    Walk

  • Option 6 -

    Carpool

Charm City Circulator – Purple Route (Northbound)

Combine this route with walking for a completely free commute! The Purple Route runs North/South and extends from 33rd St. to Fort Ave. Head north on Light Street to stop number 302 and it’s a short 13 minute walk from the stop to Harbor East. Click here for a full map.

Schedule: Service every 10 to 15 minutes
Monday – Thursday 7am to 8pm
Friday 7am to midnight
Saturday 9am to midnight
Sunday 9am to 8pm

Benefits:

  • Time

  • Money

  • Environment
More Information: Charm City Circulator

Charm City Circulator – Orange Route

Take this route from East to West Downtown Baltimore and back – this route runs East and West from Fells Point just past University of Maryland, Baltimore. Click here for a full map.

Schedule Service every 10 to 15 minutes
Monday through Thursday: 7am – 8pm
Friday: 7am – midnight
Saturday: 9am – midnight
Sunday: 9am – 8pm

 

Benefits:

  • Enjoyable

  • Environment

  • Money

  • Time

Water Transit – Harbor Connector #3

This FREE option allows you to skip the traffic around the Waterfront and enjoy the open air and beautiful waterfront views. 69% of employees surveyed rated the Harbor Connector as an excellent or good commute. **UPDATED HOURS OF OPERATION**

Schedule: Rusty Scupper to Harbor Point
Monday through Friday 6am to 8pm, every 15 minutes
Departs Rusty Scupper on the :00, :15, :30, :45 hours
Departs Harbor Point on the :07, :22, :37, :52 hours
First Boat: Leaves Rusty Scupper at 6am
Last Boat: Leaves Harbor Point at 8pm

Benefits:

  • Time

  • Money

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable

Bike for Emission and Cost-free Commuting

Save money, stay healthy, and take a commute that has short travel times than driving.

No bike? No problem! Enjoy a pedal-powered commute with Baltimore Bike Share With multiple city-wide convenient Bike stations throughout the Downtown and Inner Harbor area, this system not only makes biking accessible and affordable, it also includes a stock of electric assist bikes, making your trip easier! Learn more here.

Over 70% of employees surveyed rated biking as an excellent or good commute and a 20 minute commute can burn over 300 calories on a daily basis. View the Bike Maryland bike map for detailed routes and information.

Schedule: Please note that biking on the Promenade from the Rusty Scupper to Pier 4 is only allowed Monday through Saturday 6am to 10am and Sunday 6am to 11am. The Jones Fall Trail provides an easy, convenient alternative to navigating around the Inner Harbor at all other times.

Benefits:

  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable

Walk Forward to a Healthy Commute

Get some exercise and take the stress out of commuting. 8 out of 10 employees surveyed rated walking as an excellent good commute. Plus, just a one mile commute can burn over 160 calories on a daily basis!

Benefits:

  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable

Carpool

From any direction, carpooling provides a great option. Cut your commute and parking cost in half by sharing your commute.  Click here to join the free commuter matchmaking service with the Guaranteed Ride Home program.

Benefits:

  • Time

  • Money

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable
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WALK


Get some exercise and take the stress out of commuting. 8 out of 10 employees surveyed rated walking as an excellent good commute. Plus just a one mile commute can burn over 160 calories on a daily basis. Consult the latest waterfront walking route map for the best way to get around!

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



Bike


Save money, stay healthy, and take a commute that has short travel times than driving. Over 70% of employees surveyed rated biking as an excellent or good commute and a 20 minute commute can burn over 300 calories on a daily basis. View the Bike Maryland bike map for detailed routes and information.

Schedule: Please note that biking on the Promenade from the Rusty Scupper to Pier 4 is only allowed Monday through Saturday 6am to 10am and Sunday 6am to 11am. The Jones Fall Trail provides an easy alternative to navigating around the Inner Harbor at all other times.

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



water transit – HARBOR CONNECTOR22 #1


This FREE option allows you to skip the traffic around the Waterfront and enjoy the open air and beautiful waterfront views. 69% of employees surveyed rated the Harbor Connector as an excellent or good commute.

Schedule: Maritime Park to Locust Point
Monday through Friday 7am to 7pm, every 15 minutes
Departs Maritime Park on the :00, :15, :30, :45 hours
Departs Locust Point on the :07, :22, :37, :52 hours
First Boat: Leaves Maritime Park at 7am
Last Boat: Leaves Locust Point at 7pm

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



water transit – HARBOR CONNECTOR #2


This FREE option allows you to skip the traffic around the Waterfront and enjoy the open air and beautiful waterfront views. 69% of employees surveyed rated the Harbor Connector as an excellent or good commute.

Schedule: Canton Waterfront Part to Locust Point
Monday through Friday 7am to 7pm, every 30 minutes
Departs Canton Waterfront Park on the :00 and :30 hours
Departs Locust Point on the :15 and :45 hours
First Boat: Leaves Canton Waterfront Park at 7am
Last Boat: Leaves Locust Point at 6:45pm

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



water transit – HARBOR CONNECTOR #3


This FREE option allows you to skip the traffic around the Waterfront and enjoy the open air and beautiful waterfront views. 69% of employees surveyed rated the Harbor Connector as an excellent or good commute.

Schedule: Rusty Scupper to Harbor Point
Monday through Friday 7am to 7pm, every 15 minutes
Departs Rusty Scupper on the :00, :15, :30, :45 hours
Departs Harbor Point on the :07, :22, :37, :52 hours
First Boat: Leaves Rusty Scupper at 7am
Last Boat: Leaves Harbor Point at 7pm

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



CHARM CITY CIRCULATOR – Purple Route (Northbound)


Combine this route with walking for a completely free commute! The Purple Route runs North/South and extends from 33rd St. to Fort Ave. Head north on Light Street to stop number 302 and it’s a short 13 minute walk from the stop to Harbor East.

Schedule: Service every 10 to 15 minutes (Banner 15 to 20 minutes)
Monday – Thursday 7am to 8pm
Friday 7am to midnight
Saturday 9am to midnight
Sunday 9am to 8pm

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable



CHARM CITY CIRCULATOR – Purple Route (southbound)


Combine this route with walking for a completely free commute! The Purple Route runs North/South and extends from 33rd St. to Fort Ave. Head south on Charles to stop number 329 at Light St. and Pratt St. and it’s a short 15 minute walk from the stop to Harbor East.

Schedule: Service every 10 to 15 minutes (Banner 15 to 20 minutes)
Monday – Thursday 7am to 8pm
Friday 7am – midnight
Saturday 9am – midnight
Sunday 9am to 8pm

Benefits:
  • Time

  • Money

  • Exercise

  • Environment

  • Enjoyable

More Information: Charm City Circulator


Southeast Strategic Transportation Vision
Southeast Strategic Transportation Vision Study to Identify Strategic Plan for Southeast Zone
Click To Learn More
baltimore water taxi
Future of Water Transit Department of Transportation Water Transit Strategic Plan
Click To Read The Study
Guaranteed Ride Home Program
Guaranteed Ride Home Program Don't be left without a way home!
Click To Learn More
Waterfront Transportation Strategy
Waterfront Transportation Strategy Easing Commuting in Harbor East and Harbor Point
Click To Read The Strategy
Harbor Commuter Connections
Harbor Commuter Connections Take Back Your Commute Today!
A Better Commute Awaits!

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