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There are 8 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to MCLEAN station Silver

$62 - $168

Cheapest option

Line 201 bus, line 305 bus, bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 201 bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to Burtonsville Park & Ride 201
  2. Take the line 305 bus from Burtonsville Park & Ride to 19TH ST & K ST NW fs sb 305
  3. Take the bus from I St Nw & 19Th St Nw to Ballston Station & Bus Bay B 38B

$5 - $15

6 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to Ballston Metro Orange
  2. Take the bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay C to Old Dominion Dr & Corner La 23A / ...

$8 - $195

Bus, subway  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bwi Airport Stop 2 - Concourse E to Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La B30
  2. Take the subway from GREENBELT station to L'ENFANT PLAZA station
  3. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to Ballston Metro
  4. Take the bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay C to Old Dominion Dr & Corner La 23A / ...

$14 - $20

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean 44.8 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean 44.8 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Baltimore Airport to McLean

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Baltimore Airport to McLean 44.8 miles

$150 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean is to taxi which costs $190 - $240 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean. However, there are services departing from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb and arriving at Old Dominion Dr & Corner La via Burtonsville Park & Ride, I St Nw & 19Th St Nw and Ballston Station & Bus Bay C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and McLean is 32 miles. The road distance is 44.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean without a car is to train and subway which takes 2 h 13 min and costs $60 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean, including transfers.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb station.

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Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Ballston Station & Bus Bay B.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean is 45 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean.

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There are 900+ hotels available in McLean. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean.
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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Baltimore Airport (BWI), USA and McLean, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean via Burtonsville Park & Ride, 19TH ST & K ST NW fs sb, I St Nw & 19Th St Nw, and Ballston Station & Bus Bay C in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to MCLEAN station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to Ballston Metro
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from GREENBELT station to L'ENFANT PLAZA station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to Ballston Metro
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay C to Old Dominion Dr & Corner La
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Bwi Airport Stop 2 - Concourse E to Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from I St Nw & 19Th St Nw to Ballston Station & Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb to Burtonsville Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Burtonsville Park & Ride to 19TH ST & K ST NW fs sb
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Baltimore Airport to McLean
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Baltimore Airport to McLean
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Private
$150 - $210
Taxi from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to McLean
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
http://www.psc.state.md.us/
Website
psc.state.md.us
Raven Cab Co
Phone
+1 410-945-2212
Next Destination
Phone
+1 202-643-9257
Website
nextdestinationllc.com
Preston Transportation
Phone
+1 443-449-8680

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