US Coast Guard Station Oxford
904 S. Morris Rd., Oxford, MD 21654
USCG Station Oxford is boat station located on Morris Road in Oxford, Maryland. Station Oxford is part of the Atlantic Area Command and is within Coast Guard District 5, Sector Maryland-National Capital Region.
Sector Maryland- NCR protects the Chesapeake Bay region through an optimally trained, flexible, equipped, and professional workforce dedicated to the core values of honor, respect, and devotion to duty.
The mission of Station Oxford is to effectively and efficiently: maximize unit readiness, prevent or respond to incidents, understand and address our customers’ needs, provide maritime safety, security, accessibility, and environmental protection for the National Capital Region, and the upper Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.
The Fifth Coast Guard District ensures the safety and security of the oceans, coastal areas, and marine transportation system within America’s Mid-Atlantic Region. District 5 focuses on risk reduction and prevention, but are prepared to respond with courage and speed to any maritime incident. D5’s 156,000 square miles of ocean, bays, rivers, wetlands and tidal marshes are unique and filled with historical significance, encompassing six states, vital geographic waterways, several major mid-Atlantic ports, the largest naval base in the world, and our Nation’s capital.
Arriving at USCG Station Oxford
The nearest major airport is Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY / KSBY). This airport has domestic flights from Salisbury, Maryland and is 56 miles from the center of Oxford, MD.
Another major airport is Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport(BWI / KBWI), which has international and domestic flights from Baltimore, Maryland and is 74 miles from Oxford, MD.
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA / KDCA) has international and domestic flights from Washington, District of Columbia and is 84 miles from Oxford, MD.
New Castle Air National Guard Base (ILG / KILG) has domestic flights from Wilmington, Delaware and is 88 miles from Oxford, MD.