There are 8 ways to get from Alexandria to White House by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar, foot or bike

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Subway  •  33 min

  1. Take the subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to FARRAGUT WEST station Blue

$2 - $4

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from N Washington St & King St to 14Th St Nw & Pennsylvania Ave Nw 11Y

$2 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus via I St & 15Th St Nw  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from N Washington St & King St to I St & 15Th St Nw 11Y

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alexandria to White House 7.3 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Alexandria to White House 7.3 miles

$1

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Alexandria to White House 7.3 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Walk from Alexandria to White House 7.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  57 min

  1. Cycle from King St & Patrick St to Th St & Pennsylvania Ave Nw / Pershing Park 8.6 miles

$7

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from N Washington St & King St and arriving at 14Th St Nw & Pennsylvania Ave Nw. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Alexandria and White House is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Alexandria to White House without a car is to subway which takes 33 min and costs .

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The subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to FARRAGUT WEST station takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Alexandria to White House bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from N Washington St & King St station.

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Alexandria to White House bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at 14Th St Nw & Pennsylvania Ave Nw station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexandria to White House is 7 miles. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Alexandria to White House.

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There are 848+ hotels available in White House. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Alexandria to White House.
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  • Distance: 6.4 miles
  • Duration: 33 min

What companies run services between Alexandria, VA, USA and White House, DC, USA?

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Alexandria to White House every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from N Washington St & King St to 14Th St Nw & Pennsylvania Ave Nw
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from N Washington St & King St to I St & 15Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Alexandria to White House
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$12 - $18
UberX
$13 - $18
WAV
$13 - $18
UberX Car Seat
$22 - $29
UberXL
$22 - $29
Black
$35 - $45
Black Car Seat
$40 - $60
Black SUV Car Seat
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$45 - $60
Capital BikeShare
Phone
1-877-430-2453
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from King St & Patrick St to Th St & Pennsylvania Ave Nw / Pershing Park
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
More information at
capitalbikeshare.com
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Alexandria to White House
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com

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