OverviewPublic Transportation from Washington Dulles Airport: You will find your mode of transportation at the following locations:
(a) Ground Transportation Level: rental cars; hotel information; taxi/ shared van; parking.
(b) Curb Level: Metrobus 5A serving L’Enfant and Rosslyn; Air & Space Museum Shuttle Bus; Hotel Pick Up; Rental Car Shuttle
(c) Near the walkways to the Daily Garage 1: The Washington Flyer's SuperShuttle vans are located
(d) Ground level, outside at right end of the terminal: The Washington Flyer Coach to the Metro Station.
To get to the Metrorail station: The Washington Flyer bus (tel. 1-888-927-4359) connects to the West Falls Church Metro Station. Buy your Bus ticket at the counter at Arrivals Door 4 of the main terminal and board the bus right outside, which runs about every 30 minutes (listen to announcement). On arrival at the Metrorail station, buyy your Metrorail fare card and board the train headed for 'New Carrollton' (downtown Washington). For general information about Metrorail open: wmata.com or call 202-637-7000 /TTY 638-3780.
The 5A Express Metrobus to downtown Washington makes stops at Terminal's arrivals level, down the ramp at curb location 2E and continues to:
(a) Herndon-Monroe (Virginia) at Park & Ride lot,
(b) the Rosslyn (Virginia) Metrorail station (with connections to Orange/Blue lines),
(c) L'Enfant Plaza (Washington) Metrorail Station.
The Fairfax Connector bus, Route 981, takes you from from the Airport to Herndon-Monroe transfer station where you can change to the 5A bus to the Airport; and to Reston Town Center and Tysons Westpark.
NOTE: Connect ing the Airport to Washington, D.C. via the Metrorail's Silver Line:
By 2016 the Silver line of the Dulles Metro Rail is to reach Dulles Airport - involving a 23-mile extension of Metro's existing Orange line from East Falls Church West to Dulles Airport and Loudon County. While the first phase has been completed , Phase 2 (previously started), will continue - involving the remaining 11.4 miles with six stations: Reston Town center, Herndon, Innovation Center, Washington Dulles Airport, Routes 606 & 772/Ashburn.
|Service Name:||METROBUS ROUTE 5A|
|Service Area:||between Dulles and Washington, DC|
|Contact Information:||(202) 637-7000; TTY (202) 638-3780|
|Service Name:||VIRGINIA REGIONAL TRANSIT|
|Service Area:||direct bus service between Dulles Airport and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center, and to other locations in the region|
|Fare Information:||50 cents|