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Getting Here

Direct highway access makes it an easy drive from anywhere! Garrett County, Maryland’s westernmost county, is less than a three-hour drive from the metropolitan areas of Washington DC and Baltimore, less than two hours from Pittsburgh,PA and Winchester, VA and a 45 minute drive from Morgantown, WV, Cumberland, MD and Uniontown, PA. Columbus, OH is less than a four-hour drive.

Driving Directions

From Baltimore, Washington & the East:
Follow I-70 to I-68, take exit 14A onto Route 219 South. Follow Route 219 for approximately 13 miles. The Visitors Center is on the right.

From Ohio, Pittsburgh, Morgantown & the West:
Follow I-79 to I-68, take exit 4 onto Route 42 South. Follow Route 42 for approximately 8 miles. Route 42 merges into Route 219 South. Follow Route 219 for approximately 1 mile. The Visitors Center is on the right.

The airport supporting major airlines is Morgantown, WV with car rentals available. The local airport in McHenry has completed an expansion and welcomes private planes.

Getting Around Garrett County:
Need to get around Garrett County? Use our map below to help with directions, get the lay of the land or locate any of our member businesses!

Garrett County

Once in Garrett County, there are a few options to take you where you need to go! There is a transportation service, County Caravan, that can assist you with your transportation needs. Local Auto Rentals are available at Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Garrett Automotive.

Highway Distances to Deep Creek & Garrett county, maryland

  • Baltimore, MD  |  181 miles
  • Philadelphia, PA 277 miles
  • Charleston, WV 196 miles
  • Pittsburgh, PA  |  121 miles
  • Cincinnati, OH 350 miles
  • Richmond, VA 242 miles
  • Cleveland, OH 248 miles
  • Hagerstown, MD  |  109 miles
  • Wilmington, DE  |  253 miles
  • Frederick, MD 134 miles
  • Johnstown, PA  |  83 miles
  • Columbus, OH 250 miles
  • Uniontown, PA 38 miles
  • Morgantown, WV 43 miles
  • Winchester, VA  |  122 miles
  • Washington, DC  |  178 miles

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