Bowie State University welcomes visitors to its campus. The University is located in Bowie, MD, just east of Washington, DC, and south of Baltimore, MD. The closest airport is Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The campus has a train stop on the Maryland Commuter Rail (MARC) Penn Line that runs between Baltimore's Penn Station and Washington's Union Station. Bowie State also is a stop on three Metrobus lines operated by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority: B21, B22, and B27. These bus lines connect the University with the New Carrollton station of the Washington, DC, Metro subway system.