Department of Transportation

The mission of the Department of Transportation is to provide safe, timely, efficient transportation that contributes to a positive learning environment through staff committed to excellence and continuous improvement.

Parent Resources

About Riding the School Bus
Who rides, rules, routes, and more.

Emergency Closing Information
How to find out if school is open, closed, or delayed

Bus Routes & School Bell Times
Online bus routes for the 2013-2014 year are now available

Questions About Your Bus Route
Contact Your Transportation Cluster Manager

Transportation News

Emergency Information About MCPS Delays & Closures 
Information about school delays and closures due to inclement weather will be posted on the MCPS homepage. For more information about how to receive updates and emergency preparedness, visit the MCPS emergency information page.

Contact Us

Central Administration

16651 Crabbs Branch Way
Rockville, Maryland 20855
Phone: (301) 840-8130

Contact information for other units 

Questions About Your Bus Route

Who is responsible for your child's bus route and how to contact them 

Web Maintenance

Can't find what you're looking for? Please email the DOT Webmaster for help, questions or comments.


For information on Montgomery County Public Schools student transportation information, click on the following links:

EEA Student Transportation (PDF 38K)
To delineate MCPS transportation services and safety guidelines for transporting public and nonpublic school students.

EEA-EA Student Transportation (PDF 12K)
Denominational and parochial school students entitled to transportation.

EEA-RA Transportation of Students (PDF 40K)
To establish procedures for transporting students attending public or nonpublic schools, etc.

Staff Resources

Employees can check permanent statuses, bus assignments and other information below.