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Select a Baltimore County Public Library branch below to see bus routes to that library or go to the MTA for help in planning a trip...

 

Arbutus

 

Arbutus Branch
855 Sulphur Spring Road
Arbutus, Maryland 21227
410-887-1451

 

Currently, there is no MTA bus service directly to the Arbutus Library.

 

Catonsville

 

Catonsville Branch
1100 Frederick Road
Catonsville, Maryland 21228
410-887-0951

 

Route 10 U.S. Route 40 and Rolling Road to Dundalk stops directly in front of the library.

 

Route 77 Old Court Metro Subway Station to Patapsco Light Rail Stop crosses over Frederick Road at Ingleside and Bloomsbury Avenues. Walk west up Frederick Road several blocks to get the library. The library is on the right.

 

Cockeysville

 

Cockeysville Branch
9833 Greenside Drive
Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
410-887-7750

 

Take Route 8 University of Maryland Transit Center to the Lutherville Light Rail Stop and then transfer to Route 9 Lutherville Light Rail Stop to Hunt Valley. Exit the bus at the York Road and Gibbons Boulevard stop, walk down Gibbons Boulevard to Greenside Drive. Turn left on Greenside Drive and walk north one block. The library is on the right side of Greenside Drive across from Padonia International Elementary School.

The following connecting routes have transfer points to Route 8 University of Maryland Transit Center to the Lutherville Light Rail Stop:

Route 3 Cromwell Bridge Road Park and Ride to Sheppard Pratt Hospital to Inner Harbor and Route 55 Fox Ridge to Franklin Square Hospital to Towson University.

 

Essex

 

Essex Branch
1110 Eastern Boulevard
Essex, Maryland 21221
410-887-0295

 

Route 23 U.S. Route 40 and Rolling Road to Fox Ridge and Route 4 Turners Station to Essex Campus of the Community College of Baltimore County stops on Eastern Boulevard at Marlyn Avenue. Walk northeast on Marlyn to the entrance of the Middlesex Shopping Center where the library is located.

 

Route 55 Fox Ridge to Franklin Square Hospital to Towson University stops at Stemmers Run and Eastern Boulevard. Walk west on Eastern Boulevard approximately a half mile to the Middlesex Shopping Center. The library is at the far end of the shopping center.

 

The following connecting bus routes have transfer points to the Route 23:

Route10 U.S. Route 40 and Rolling Road to Dundalk and Route 20 Security Square Mall to Dundalk.

 

Hereford

 

Hereford Branch
16940 York Road
Hereford, Maryland 21111
410-887-1919

 

Currently, there is no MTA bus service directly to the Hereford Library.

 

Lansdowne

 

Lansdowne Branch
500 Third Avenue
Lansdowne, Maryland 21227
410-887-5602

 

Route 77 Old Court Metro Subway Station to Patapsco Light Rail Station stops at Hollins Ferry Road and Fifth Avenue.  From these stops walk to Third Avenue and walk past the park to the library which is on the right.

 

Loch Raven

 

Loch Raven Branch
1046 Taylor Avenue
Towson, Maryland 21286
410-887-4444

 

Route 19 Carney to Downtown and Route 55 Fox Ridge to Franklin Square Hospital to Towson University stops at Loch Raven Boulevard and Taylor Avenue. Walk east on Taylor Avenue for about a quarter of a mile. The library is on the left in the wooded area next to the Pleasant Plains Shopping Center.

 

Route 3 Cromwell Bridge Road Park and Ride to Sheppard Pratt Hospital to Inner Harbor stops at Goucher Boulevard  and Taylor Avenue. Walk east on Taylor Avenue for about a half mile. The library is on the left side in the wooded area next to the Pleasant Plains Shopping Center.

 

North Point

 

North Point Branch
1716 Merritt Boulevard
Dundalk, Maryland 21222
410-887-7255

 

Route 4 Turners Station to Essex Campus of the Community College of Baltimore County stops at the intersection of Holabird Avenue and Merritt Boulevard. The library is located in the Merritt Park Shopping Center at the corner of Holabird Avenue and Merritt Boulevard.

 

Connecting routes include Route 10 U.S. Route 40 and Rolling Road to Dundalk and Route 20 Security Square Mall to Dundalk.

 

Owings Mills

 

Owings Mills Branch
County Campus Metro Center at Owings Mills
10302 Grand Central Avenue
Owings Mills, Maryland 21117
410-887-2092

 

Route 56 Glyndon to Owings Mills Town Center Exit at Owings Mills Metro Station stop

 

Route 59 Owings Mills Town Center to Reisterstown Plaza Station  Exit at Owings Mills Metro Station stop

 

METRO Subway (Owings Mills to Johns Hopkins Hospital)  Entrances from southbound I-795 (Northwest Expressway) and Painters Mill Road

 

Parkville

 

Parkville Branch
9509 Harford Road
Parkville, Maryland 21234
410-887-5353

 

Route 19 Carney to Downtown stops at Fifth Avenue. Walk one block north to the library, which is located at Sixth Avenue and Harford Road, near the Joppa Road cut-off.

 

Perry Hall

 

Perry Hall Branch
9685 Honeygo Boulevard
Perry Hall, Maryland 21128

 

Currently, there is no MTA bus service directly to the Perry Hall library.

 

Pikesville

 

Pikesville Branch
1301 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, Maryland 21208
410-887-1234

 

Route 53 Old Court Metro Subway Station to Mondawmin Metro Subway Station stops at Reisterstown Road and Sudbrook Lane, which is approximately half a block from the library.

 

Route 59 Reisterstown Plaza Metro Subway Station to Glyndon also stops on Reisterstown Road across from the library.

 

Randallstown

 

Randallstown Branch
8604 Liberty Road
Randallstown, Maryland 21133
410-887-0770

 

Route 54 Milford Mill Metro Subway Station to Randallstown stops at the corner of Liberty Road and Old Court Road directly in front of the library.

 

Route 77 Old Court Metro Subway Station to University of Maryland Baltimore County to Patapsco Light Rail Stop also stops at the corner of Liberty Road and Old Court Road.

 

Reisterstown

 

Reisterstown Branch
21 Cockeys Mill Road
Reisterstown, Maryland 21136
410-887-1165

 

Route 56 Glyndon to Owings Mills Town Center stops in front of Franklin Middle School at the corner of Reisterstown and Cockeys Mill Roads. Walk one block west on Cockeys Mill Road. The library is on the left.

 

Route 59 Reisterstown Plaza Station to Owings Mills Town Center connects with Route 56 at Owings Mills Town Center.

 

Rosedale

 

Rosedale Branch
6105 Kenwood Avenue
Rosedale, Maryland 21237
410-887-0512

 

Route 55 Fox Ridge to Franklin Square Hospital to Towson University stops directly in front of the library which is located on the right hand side of Kenwood Avenue Shopping Center. The bus stop is at the main entrance to the shopping center. The library is located to the extreme right hand side of the parking lot.

 

A number of bus routes provide connecting transfer points to Route 55:

Route 24 Whispering Woods to Franklin Square Hospital to Essex Community Hospital, Route 35 University of Maryland Baltimore County to White Marsh. 

 

 Sollers Point

 

Sollers Point Branch
323 Sollers Point Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21222
410-887-2485

Route 10 Rolling Road/Paradise Ave. to Dundalk/Bullneck Road. Exit bus on Sollers Point Road near Dundalk Avenue in Turner Station/Dundalk. The library is in the Sollers Point Multi-Service Center.

Route 4 Turner Station - CCBC Essex connects to Route 10 in Turner Station on Avondale Road.

 

Towson and Administrative Offices

 

Towson Branch and Administrative Offices

320 York Road
Towson, Maryland 21204
410-887-6166

 

The Towson Library is located on the corner of York Road and Chesapeake Avenue. The Baltimore County Public Library Administrative Offices is on the second floor level of the Towson Library building.

 

Route 8 University of Maryland Transit Center to Lutherville Light Rail stops on York Road at Chesapeake Avenue. Route 9 International Circle to Lutherville Light Rail connects with Route 8.

 

Route 11 Towson to Canton stops at Towson Court House. Walk one block East on Chesapeake Avenue.

Both the Route 55 Fox Ridge to Franklin Square Hospital to Towson University and Route 3 Cromwell Bridge Road Park and Ride to Sheppard Pratt Hospital to Inner Harbor stop at the corner of York Road and Joppa Road, three blocks north of the library.

 

White Marsh

 

White Marsh Branch
8133 Sandpiper Circle
Nottingham, Maryland 21236
410-887-5097

 

Route 15 to Perry Hall to White Marsh to Overlea to Downtown to Security Square Mall, Route 35 University of Maryland Baltimore County to White Marsh and Route 120 Downtown Baltimore to White Marsh run past the library. Route 120 runs during rush hours only. The bus stop is a little past the library on Sandpiper Circle.

 

Woodlawn

 

Woodlawn Branch
1811 Woodlawn Drive
Baltimore, Maryland 21207
410-887-1336

 

Route 44 Security Square Mall to Rosedale Industrial Park stops directly in front of the library.