Please visit our Transportation Department page to learn about transportation in Annapolis, parking, regional transportation, bus routes and schedules, transit fares and more. Visit the Annapolis Taxi Cabs webpage to learn how to connect with local cab services. The Bike Annapolis project page will inform you about bicycling in Annapolis.
The Watermark Company offers water taxi launch service and other entertainment services as well. The water taxis operate in Spa and Back Creek, and can be reached on VHF 68, or mobile at 410-263-0033.
May 1 - October 31
From Monday through Friday, except federal and state holidays, the draw shall remain closed from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., However, the draw shall open at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. for any vessels waiting to pass. The draw shall open on the hour and the half hour, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and from 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.
November 1 - April 30
From Monday through Friday, except federal and state holidays, the draw shall remain closed from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. The draw shall open on signal from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.
Weekends & Holidays
Saturday, Sunday and holidays year round, the draw shall open on the
hour and half hour for vessels waiting to pass, except on July 4th of
every year from 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. the draw need not open for vessels.
In the event of inclement weather, the alternate date is July 5th.
The Weems Creek Swing Drawbridge can also be hailed on VHF 13, and via
mobile at 410-263-3953. The draw shall open on signal from sunrise to
sunset from May 1 through September 30. At all other times, the draw
shall open on signal if at least 5 hours advance notice is given.