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Mail Delivery and Driving Directions to the Office of Cancer Centers

Office of Cancer Centers
National Cancer Institute
9609 Medical Center Drive
Room 2W212, MSC 9708
Rockville, MD 20850

Mail Delivery Example:
(Name of Recipient)
Office of Cancer Centers
National Institutes of Health
9609 Medical Center Drive
Room 2W212, MSC 9708
Bethesda, MD 20892 (for U.S. Postal Service Delivery)
Rockville, MD 20850 (for non-USPS courier delivery and campus visits)

Driving Directions

From Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia (via major arteries)
Take 495 to I-270. From 270 North, take the Shady Grove Road exit (#8). Once on the ramp, stay in the left lane. At the light, make a left turn onto Shady Grove Road (west). Proceed approximately .4 mile to Key West Avenue. Turn right at Key West Avenue. At the second traffic light, turn left onto Medical Center Drive. The NCI Shady Grove Campus is the first entrance on your left.

From Frederick and Points North
Take I-270 south to the Shady Grove Road exit (#8). Stay in the right lane of the exit ramp and bear right following the signs to Omega Drive.  At the stop sign, turn left onto Omega Drive. Go straight at the first traffic light crossing Key West Avenue.  Omega Drive now becomes Medical Center Drive and the NCI Shady Grove Campus is the first building (on the right) on Medical Center Drive.

From Baltimore using Capital Beltway (495)
Take Beltway (I-695) to I-95 south. Continue southbound toward Washington on I-95 to the Capital Beltway (495) westbound to I-270. From 270 north take the Shady Grove Road exit (#8). Once on the ramp, stay in the left lane. At the light, make a left turn onto Shady Grove Road (west). Proceed approximately .4 mile to Key West Avenue. Turn right at Key West Avenue and follow to the second traffic light and turn left onto Medical Center Drive. The NCI Shady Grove Campus will be your first left turn.

From Baltimore using Intercounty Connector (MD 200)
The Intercounty Connector is a toll road. Tolls are collected via E-ZPass® or video tolling. There is an additional fee for video tolls.
Take Beltway (I-695) to I-95 south. Continue southbound toward Washington on I-95 to the Intercounty Connector/MD 200 exit (#31). The Intercounty Connector will turn into I-370 (after approximately 18 miles) and then Sam Eig Highway. Follow the road until it dead ends at Great Seneca Highway. Make a left onto Great Seneca Highway. At your first light, turn left onto Key West Avenue. At your first light, make a right on Medical Center Drive. Make your first left into the campus.


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Visitor Parking

Visitor Parking
There are Visitor spaces in the NCI multi-level parking garage (on your left). Please do not park in any of the spaces labled JHU Montgomery County Campus parking.

Using Public Transportation

The new campus is accessible via public transportation. Check to see Metro and bus schedules.