Getting here is easy!

St. John’s offers daily bus transportation to and from Northern Virginia, Potomac, Germantown, Olney, Laurel, Bowie and Washington, DC, for an additional fee. Students may also purchase one-time-use passes in the school store. The school is easily accessible from the Metro, and we offer a free shuttle to and from the Silver Spring and Friendship Heights Metro stations.

Current Bus Routes

Please be at your stop 10 minutes prior to departure time. Bus passes will be available for purchase in the school store only. After the first week of school, students will be required to present a bus pass to ride the bus. The pricing is based on a 37-week school year:

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  • Germantown Route

    6:30 am - Germantown at Mother Seton parking lot
    6:45 am - Gaithersburg Route 355 and Desellum Avenue (across from St. Martin’s Parish)
    7:00 am - Rockville Route 355 and N. Washington Street (in front of Walgreens)
    7:05 am - Rockville Route 355 (in front of Original Pancake House)
    7:10 am - Bethesda Old Georgetown and Lone Oak Drive
  • Laurel/Bowie Route

    6:20 am - Bowie Routes 197 and 450 (parking lot next to McDonald’s)
    6:35 am - Lanham St. Matthias parking lot (9473 Annapolis Road, Lanham)
    7:00 am - Hyattsville University of Maryland Events Parking Lot (UMUC-3501 University Drive, East Hyattsville)
  • Olney Route

    6:15 am - Olney McDonald’s, 18010 Georgia Avenue (service road between Exxon and McDonald’s)
    6:30 am - Rockville front parking lot at St. Patrick’s Church (4101 Norbeck Road)
    6:45 am - Silver Spring St. Andrew’s Church circle (11602 Kemp Mill Road)
    7:00 am - Silver Spring Vietnam Catholic Parish (11814 New Hampshire Avenue)
    Afternoon Drop-Off Dead end at the back of St. John the Baptist Church (12319 New Hampshire Avenue)
  • Potomac Route

    6:30 am - North Potomac McDonald’s at Route 28 and Quince Orchard Road (12130 Darnestown Road)
    7:10 am - Potomac Our Lady of Mercy (9222 Kentsdale Drive, in front of the church)
  • Arlington/Rosslyn Route

    6:35 am - McLean St. Luke Catholic School (7005 Georgetown Pike)
    7:00 am - Rosslyn Metro Continental Pool Lounge (1911 N. Fort Myer Drive) at the corner of Lee Highway and N. Moore
    7:15 am - Arlington N. Glebe Road and Lee Highway (Wells Fargo Bank, 2213 N. Glebe Road)
    7:25 am - Northwest DC Arizona Avenue and MacArthur Boulevard (Wells Fargo Bank, 5201 MacArthur Boulevard)
  • Alexandria Route

    6:50 am - Alexandria In front of office building (5845 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22303)
    7:00 am - Alexandria ALDI Food Market (425 East Monroe Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301)
    One-way service in the morning only; cost is $1,200 per student per year, $400 per season.
  • Washington, DC, Route

    7:00 am - Eastern Market/Capitol Hill Port City Java (701 North Carolina Avenue, SE)
    One-way service in the morning only; cost is $1,200 per student per year, $400 per season.

Free Shuttle Service

St. John's offers free shuttle service from the Friendship Heights and Silver Spring Metro stations.

Silver Spring Metro Station
8400 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
7:15 am pickup from Silver Spring Metro 20-minute parking lot (Kiss-N-Ride lot at Wayne Avenue and Bonifant Street

Friendship Heights Metro Station
5337 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20015
7:45 am Pickup from Friendship Heights Metro on 5352 44th St NW (backside of Mazza Gallerie under the AMC sign)
Due to capacity restrictions, we are running a 7:45 am and 8:00 am pick up at Friendship Heights.