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COVID-19 Updates

Reopening Montgomery: Phase 1 Guidelines

Ride On Essential Modified Service Plan

This further reduced service plan includes 36 critical Ride On routes so that residents can take Ride On for essential trips during the COVID-19 health crisis. Expect delays.
See bus service details. Servicios de Autobus.

  • Each route has the same schedule every day, except Route 301. Route 301 has weekday, Saturday, and Sunday schedules.
  • See real time bus locations at https://rideon.app/busmap
    • Use the map to see if a bus is approaching your stop.
    • Real time arrival information is not available by specific routes.
  • Free fares on all buses.
  • Board in rear unless ramp required.

Not all routes are operating! Routes 52, 53, 66, 67 operate all day.

See Essential Modified Service map with bus routes

See Metrobus and Metrorail service

Use front bus door: people with disabilities, mobility aids, and strollers. Use back bus door: all other passengers.
Puerta delantera: personas con discapacidades, silla de ruedas y coches de bebé. Puerta trasera: acceso general.

Find your route

UPDATE: Ride On Essential Modified Service routes return inside Silver Spring Transit Center on May 2nd

Ride On Routes 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 16, 17, and 20

Route Schedule Route Map Changes from normal route
Route 1 Route 1 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 1 map No Ross Spencer, No Leland
May 2: Returns to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 106
Route 2 Not operating -- --
Route 4 Not operating -- --
Route 5 Route 5 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 5 map Mid-day trips to Victory Forest
Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 232
Route 6 Not operating -- --
Route 7 Not operating -- --
Route 8 Route 8 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 8 map Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 110
Route 9 Not operating -- --
Route 10 Route 10 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 10 map --
Route 11 Not operating -- Coverage on Route 1 - Essential Modified Service
Route 12 Route 12 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 12 map No Three Oaks, No Maple
Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 112
Route 13 Not operating -- --
Route 14 Not operating -- --
Route 15 Route 15 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 15 map Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 222
Route 16 Route 16 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 16 map Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 108
Route 17 Route 17 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 17 map Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 227
Route 18 Not operating -- --
Route 19 Not operating -- --
Route 20 Route 20 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 20 map No Cresthaven (Figure 8)
Effective May 2: Return to Silver Spring Transit Center Bus Bay 226
Route 21 Not operating -- --
Route 22 Not operating -- --
Route 23 Route 23 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 23 map --
Route 24 Not operating -- --
Route 25 Not operating -- --
Route 26 Route 26 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 26 map --
Route 28 Not operating   --
Route 29 Not operating   --
Route 30 Route 30 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 30 map Effective May 10: Midday trips serve Whitley Park
Route 31 Not operating -- --
Route 32 Not operating -- --
Route 33 Not operating -- --
Route 34 Route 34 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 34 map No Aspen Hill
Route 36 Not operating -- --
Route 37 Not operating -- --
Route 38 Route 38 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 38 map No Holiday Park
Route 39 Not operating -- --
Route 41 Not operating -- --
Route 42 Not operating -- --
Route 43 Route 43 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 43 map --
Route 44 Not operating -- --
Route 45 Not operating -- --
Route 46 Route 46 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 46 map --
Route 47 Route 47 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 47 map --
Route 48 Route 48 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 48 map --
Route 49 Route 49 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 49 map --
Route 51 Not operating -- --
Route 52 Route 52 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 52 map No Good Counsel
Route 53 Route 53 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 53 map No Magruder, No Marian
Route 54 Route 54 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 54 map No Muddy Branch, No NIST
Route 55 Route 55 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 55 map --
Route 56 Route 56 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 56 map No Edison Park
Route 57 Route 57 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 57 map --
Route 58 Not operating -- --
Route 59 Route 59 - Essential Modified Service - Every days Route 59 map All Walkers Choice, No short turns
Route 60 Not operating -- --
Route 61 Route 61 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 61 map No MARC Station.
Route 63 Route 63 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 63 map --
Route 64 Route 64 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 64 map --
Route 65 Not operating -- --
Route 66 Route 66 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 66 map --
Route 67 Route 67 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 67 map --
Route 70 Not operating -- --
Route 71 Not operating -- --
Route 74 Not operating -- --
Route 75 Route 75 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 75 map No high school, No MARC.
Route 76 Not operating -- --
Route 78 Not operating -- --
Route 79 Not operating -- --
Route 81 Not operating -- --
Route 83 Route 83 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 83 map No MARC Station
Route 90 Not operating -- --
Route 96 Not operating -- --
Route 97 Route 97 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 97 map No MARC Station
Route 98 Not operating -- --
Route 100 Route 100 - Essential Modified Service - Every day Route 100 map --
Route 101 Not operating -- Coverage on Route 46 - Essential Modified Service and Route 55 - Essential Modified Service
Route 129 Not operating -- --
Route 301 Route 301 - Weekdays
Route 301 - Saturday
Route 301 - Sunday
Route 301 map No Glenstone Museum
L8 Not operating -- --
T2 Not operating -- --

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