From Here, Do Business Anywhere
Planes, trains, metro, cars and bikes: business owners, employees and residents have excellent options for getting around town. In addition to our transportation network within the county, we are next-door neighbors with Washington, D.C. and perfectly situated halfway between Boston and Atlanta, one of the busiest business corridors.
Three international airports within a 30-mile radius
Global business is big business in Montgomery County. We have three international airports with direct flights to many international destinations. And since more than 160 foreign-owned companies have North American headquarters in the county, this offers a big strategic advantage.
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall (BWI)
Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA)
Dulles International (IAD)
Also, Montgomery County Airpark in Gaithersburg provides convenient corporate and general aviation, offering a local alternative to regional transportation.
The rapid transit system of Washington, D.C. is Metro, with hundreds of stops located throughout Montgomery County and across the greater Washington, D.C. areas. Metro buses and local Ride-On buses add to the mass transit options available throughout the county.
The highway system includes Interstate 70 that runs northwest-southwest, connecting to I-70 in the north at Frederick, and the I-495 Capital Beltway to the south that provides access to DC and Northern Virginia. The Intercounty Connector, or ICC, runs east-west from I-95 to I-270 and has made connecting to Baltimore, Howard and Prince George’s counties much easier.
From Montgomery County, it's great to be able to go in and out from 3 different airports or the train. I can move really quickly and easily around the world when I need to.
It’s inexpensive and green! Montgomery County is part of the regional Capital Bikeshare system. Pick up a bike for quick and easy connections to home, work or job training. Rockville, Silver Spring, Gaithersburg, Takoma Park and Chevy Chase are among the participating communities. Find out about a new, free bikeshare program called MCLiberty for qualified participants at BikeShare.
Taxies, Uber, Lyft, and Other Driving Services
Driving services are readily available throughout Montgomery County and the greater metro area.
MARC Train and Amtrak Access
MARC Trains provide state-wide transportation for commuters coming in and out of Montgomery County. MARC Train stops in the county include Gaithersburg, Germantown, Rockville and Silver Spring. Amtrak also has stops in the area, including a metro platform in Rockville.
Port of Baltimore
Is a close by port if shipping is an important part of your business model and growth potential.