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There are 5 ways to get from Ashburn to Alexandria by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, subway  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C 5A
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station Blue

$40 - $47

4 alternative options

Taxi, subway  •  2h 17m

  1. Take a taxi from Ashburn to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station

$69 - $84

Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from Ashburn to Alexandria 38.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Ashburn to Alexandria 38.9 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  47m

  1. Take an Uber from Ashburn to Alexandria 38.9 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Ashburn to Alexandria is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashburn to Alexandria is to taxi which costs $120 - $160 and takes 47m.

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The distance between Ashburn and Alexandria is 29 miles. The road distance is 38.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashburn to Alexandria without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 11m and costs $40 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Ashburn to Alexandria, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashburn to Alexandria is 39 miles. It takes approximately 47m to drive from Ashburn to Alexandria.

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There are 864+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ashburn to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

What companies run services between Ashburn, VA, USA and Alexandria, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Ashburn to Alexandria. However, you can take the taxi to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door, take the bus to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C, take the walk to ROSSLYN station, then take the subway to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, take the subway to ROSSLYN station, then take the subway to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ashburn to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$40 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
UberX Car Seat
$55 - $70
UberXL
$90 - $120
Black
$120 - $160
Black Car Seat
$130 - $170
Black SUV Car Seat
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Ashburn to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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