Google maps vs. Mapquest for Washington DC

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by senseless, Apr 17, 2013.

  1. senseless macrumors 68000


    Apr 23, 2008
    Pennsylvania, USA
    My cousin has to go south on 1-95 past Washington DC to South Carolina. Google is telling her to get onto I-295 to I-395 which seems to run through the Capital.

    Mapquest guides her around the eastern side of the Beltway. Her car navigation is taking her around the western side of the Beltway!

    Who do we trust? She'll be passing though DC at 1pm on a weekday.
  2. latergator116 macrumors 68000


    Sep 30, 2003
    Providence, RI
    Go 500 miles west then cut back down south. It will be faster than going through DC.
  3. KaraH macrumors 6502

    Nov 12, 2012
    The key thing is to avoid rush hour! I am not sure which of them would be better at 1 PM though. I live here but do not drive, if it helps though rarely when I have been in a car going from one side of DC to the other has the person driven taken 395.

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