There are 5 ways to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston by train, subway, bus, 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.

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Train, subway  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station Silver

$60 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  2 h 4 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 WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston 52.9 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Baltimore Airport to Reston

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from Baltimore Airport to Reston 52.9 miles

$160 - $220

Questions & Answers

The distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) and Reston is 39 miles. The road distance is 52.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Reston. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston.
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  • Distance: 39.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

There is no direct connection from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston. However, you can take the bus to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, take the walk to BWI Airport Amtrak, take the train to Washington Union Station, take the walk to UNION STATION station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, then take the subway to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Baltimore Airport (BWI) to Reston via Greenbelt Metro Dr & Cherrywood La, GREENBELT station, and L'ENFANT PLAZA station in around 2 h 4 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak 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 WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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 WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Baltimore Airport to Reston
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Baltimore Airport to Reston
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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