How to Get from Dulles to Downtown DC
DC Metro Bus Service is available to the Rosslyn Metro Rail Station in Virginia or to the L’Enfant Metro Rail Station in Downtown DC. The 5a bus runs from Dulles Airport on weekday mornings starting at 5:50am and runs every 30 to 40 minutes until 11:40 pm. On weekends the 5a bus service starts at 4:50am and runs every 30 to 40 minutes until 10:40pm. The cost of a trip from Dulles to the Rosslyn Metro Rail station is $3.20 cash.
Click Here for a printable full timetable in PDF format.
DC Metro Trip Planner
DC Metro Home Page
Washington Flyer Coach Service
(Connects to Metrorail System)
Washington Flyer Coach Service offers first-rate travel at economy prices. You’ll ride on comfortable, climate-controlled coaches to and from Washington Dulles International Airport at exceptionally low fares.
Washington Flyer Coach Service will take you nonstop to Metro’s West Falls Church Station for just $8 one-way and $14 round-trip. Travel time to Metro’s West Falls Church is approximately 20- 30 minutes. This is where you can connect to the highly acclaimed D.C. Metro system and continue on to your final destination conveniently.
Tickets for the Flyer Coach can be purchased at the ticket counter located inside the vestibule of Door 4 loacted on the Arrivals/Baggage Claim Level. You can board the bus at Dulles from the Main Terminal at Door 4 located on the Arrivals Level.
Call: 1-888-Washfly or visit www.washfly.com
SuperShuttle Transportation Systems
SuperShuttle’s door-to-door shared ride van service is available to the Flyer Coach stops, as well as Union Station. SupperShuttle stops are clearly identified on the Ground Transportation Level roadway outside the Main Terminal at Dulles. Shuttles operate on an on-demand basis.
SuperShuttle service includes a $22 approximate fare for the 1st person and $10 for each additional person (time based on destination). Offers service between all Downtown Washington Hotels and Dulles International Airport. Upon arrival, claim your luggage and proceed down the ramps located near either of the escalators, towards Ground Transportation/Shared Ride Vans. SuperShuttle ticket counters are located on the lower level, just before exiting the building.
Contact 1-800-Bluevan (258-3826) or visit www.supershuttle.com
Washington Flyer Taxi
Washington Flyer Taxi offers 24 hour service to and from the airport. Taxicabs accept American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard, Discover Card, and Visa and provide transportation at metered rates to any destination in metropolitan Washington.
Approximate one-way fares to Washington, DC, range from $44 to $50. Taxicabs are located at the lower level of the Main Terminal where a taxicab dispatcher is on duty 24 hours a day. Cabs are wheelchair accessible.
Car Rental Companies