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11/9/2018 9:21:38 PM
Posted: 4/4/2018 5:05:27 PM EST
Flying into Baltimore (BWI) and will eventually get on 301.
Mapquest shows 2 routes
One being (MD-100 & 2) and the other being I-97.

The last time I took 2 which looks more direct but there were so many lights and speeds rarely got above 45.
Thinking of taking I-97 but know highways in some areas can be so congested you barely hit 45 there as well.

Estimate driving time will be about 9-10am which I am hoping avoids the morning commuters.

Based on the time and your experience which will be more advisable?
Link Posted: 4/5/2018 4:36:39 AM EST
Originally Posted By JThompson:
Flying into Baltimore (BWI) and will eventually get on 301.
Mapquest shows 2 routes
One being (MD-100 & 2) and the other being I-97.

The last time I took 2 which looks more direct but there were so many lights and speeds rarely got above 45.
Thinking of taking I-97 but know highways in some areas can be so congested you barely hit 45 there as well.

Estimate driving time will be about 9-10am which I am hoping avoids the morning commuters.

Based on the time and your experience which will be more advisable?
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Are you talking 301 South towards Virginia or going across the bridge to get on 301 North towards Delaware?
Link Posted: 4/5/2018 7:25:16 AM EST
more info on the route

but i have found 97 faster, unless theres an accident
Link Posted: 4/5/2018 9:38:15 AM EST
Need more info. Where are you going, DE.VA or Eastern Shore?

97 is "normally" faster.
Link Posted: 4/5/2018 11:39:09 AM EST
97>2

Literally and figuratively
Link Posted: 4/5/2018 3:01:20 PM EST
You guys were too late. Already here.
Heading to DE.
Took a chance and hit 97 this trip and definitely a much smoother ride. No congestion or stop/go traffic.
I think I was just behind the morning rush so missed it.
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