Welcome to Howard Commuter Solutions.  We’re your resource for information on ridesharing, transit, biking, and other alternatives to driving by yourself in Howard County.



Howard Commuter Solutions is the Transportation Demand Management (TDM) program of Howard County, Maryland, funded by the Maryland Department of Transportation / Maryland Transit Administration and the Howard County Office of Transportation.

What’s happening?

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Beginning this Saturday, December 14th and running through Tuesday, December 24th, all Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland rides will be FREE! For more information, visit transitrta.com or call 1-800-270-9553. For service alerts, follow @RTA_Alert on Twitter.

Give your car a holiday and try the RTA!

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Take the Downtown Columbia survey here

Coming in 2020…



Earn cash by choosing a smart commute!

incenTrip is a multimodal trip planning app that rewards points for each commute trip you plan and take during the a.m. and p.m. peak commuting times and log into the app. Washington area commuters can earn up to $10 after completing 10 trips – or save your points to earn $50. Rinse and repeat. It’s that simple! Up to $600 can be earned per calendar year. You must have a Commuter Connections account to earn cash – but don’t worry, registration is free and easy.

Sign-up now for Commuter Connections and link your account to the incenTrip app, available at the Apple App Store and Google Play.



Looking for options outside Howard County?  Try MDOT’s Commuter Choice Maryland.