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Ocean City Boardwalk Tram

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Address: Inlet to the North Booth at 27th Street, Ocean City, MD
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+1 410-289-5311

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Save your legs

We use the tram each year when down on vacation.......we usually walk from our hotel down to the inlet,,,,checking all the stores along the way. Then its time to rest and ride... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Sue K
Havertown, Pennsylvania
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Havertown, Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We use the tram each year when down on vacation.......we usually walk from our hotel down to the inlet,,,,checking all the stores along the way. Then its time to rest and ride back. It is not for someone in a hurry, because of picking up and dropping people along the way.

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Salisbury, Maryland
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The tram is great for a view and to see all the boardwalk shops, game areas, rides and food etc. However it will be a slow pace. THE OC Beach bus is the way to go for speed and money. It's just $3 for the ENTIRE day 6am-6am and travels the ENTIRE 10 miles each way of Ocean City!

Thank Rescue3ems
Freeland, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I used the tram several times and found the drivers to be very courteous. Really came in handy since I have back problems.

Thank Marie B
Warren, Ohio
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

It was nice to sit back, relax and enjoy the ride. I suggest paying one way to save your energy to walk the other. Never miss a thing on the boardwalk.

Thank Tisha V
Butte, Montana
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I convinced my wife to take the tram with me so we could see the rest of the boardwalk...I talked with the conductor ( only male one ) and said we wanted to take it there and back...He says you can pay one way then just pay again when we get to the end...went to give him a 20 for... More 

Thank skippy q
Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Always a nice, friendly ride up to 27th street and back. The staff is always friendly and polite and the view of the ocean and beach is great! You can check out which stores you want to visit and stop wherever you like. They have a pass special between 11 AM and 4PM and they do take credit cards at... More 

Thank FromDelcoPA
Kingston, New York, United States
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56 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Broadwalk is 3 miles long and for $6.00 a person 10-4 you can ride unlimited, otherwise it is $3.00 a trip per person, so really you can take a 6 mile trip up and down Broadwalk for $6.00, a great deal!

Thank Barry P
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I do not understand why people expect Tram to be fast -its meant to be for fun not convenience. If you want get around Ocean City fast use UBER,taxi, bus,etc...-if you want to have fun ride on the boardwalk use Tram. My kids loved it.

Thank Boris G
1 review
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The tram is slow and inefficient. There is no lane on the boardwalk dedicated to tram traffic so the tram literally drives down the middle of the pedestrian packed boardwalk. It makes numerous stops to pick up as many passengers as possible. At times the wait to board new passengers is lengthy while fees are paid and drivers scour the... More 

Thank Brenda H
York, PA
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I'm hoping it was just the time we tried the tram but it was useless for us. We stopped every 100ft, for an average of 2-3 minutes each time. The last time it stopped with us on it, we had waited 10 minutes. We finally got off and walked. Its supposed to require exact change so I don't know how... More 

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