Directions to Naval Air Station Patuxent River

From Washington DC and Northern Virginia

From the Washington Capital Beltway (I-495 LOCAL E/I-95 LOCAL N/CAPITAL BELTWAY/I-495 OUTERLOOP), take the exit for BRANCH AVE/MD-5 ramp (0.17 miles). Follow ramp onto MD-5 S/BRANCH AVE. Continue to follow MD-5 S until MD-5 S meets Route 301 in Waldorf, MD (15.09 miles). Turn LEFT onto MD-5 S/LEONARDTOWN RD. Continue to follow MD-5. MD-5 S becomes MD-235 S/THREE NOTCH RD (18.57 miles). Follow MD-235 S to Lexington Park, MD and begin following signs for NAS Patuxent River. General Parking may enter through GATE 1 and GATE 2.

 

From Baltimore, MD

Take Route 3 South to Route 301 South to Route 4 South towards Prince Frederick. Route 4 will eventually change to Route 2 & 4. Continue on Route 2/4 through Prince Frederick towards Solomons Island. You will come to a bridge at Solomons Island. Cross over bridge and go approximately 4 miles to first traffic light. This is the cross of Route 2/4 & Route 235. Turn LEFT onto Route 235 South towards Lexington Park. Continue on Route 235 South following signs for NAS Patuxent River. General Parking may enter through GATE 1 and GATE 2.

From Southern Virginia

Take Route 301 North and cross the Potomac River Bridge into Maryland. Go approximately 3 miles and make a RIGHT onto Route 234 East. Follow Route 234 East for approximately 10 miles to Route 5 South. Follow Route 5 South through Leonardtown. Turn LEFT onto Route 246. Follow Route 246 to NAS Patuxent River in Lexington Park. General Parking may enter through GATE 1 and GATE 2.