There are 8 ways to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus, subway  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B 5A
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to NATIONAL AIRPORT station Blue

$4 - $7

7 alternative options

Line 980 bus, subway  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 980 bus from Herndon-Monroe P+R Bay E to Wiehle Metro South Bay Q 980 / ...
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to NATIONAL AIRPORT station

$7 - $11

Line 950 bus, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 950 bus from Center St @ Locust St to Herndon-Monroe P+R Bay F 926 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B 5A

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) 26.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) 26.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport 26.4 miles

$110 - $160

Shuttle  •  32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport

$16 - $75

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) 26.4 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). However, there are services departing from Center St @ Locust St and arriving at Crystal City Bay A, S Bell St, SB @ S Hayes St S via Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T and Wilson Blvd, Eb @ Fort Myer Drive, Ns. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Herndon and Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) without a car is to bus and subway which takes 42 min and costs $4 - $8.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), including transfers.

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Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) bus services, operated by Fairfax Connector, depart from Center St @ Locust St station.

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Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B.

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Map of how to get from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA).
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Herndon, VA, USA and Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA?

You can take a bus from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) via Herndon-Monroe P+R Bay F, Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T, N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B, and Wilson Blvd, Eb @ Fort Myer Drive, Ns in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to NATIONAL AIRPORT station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
32 min
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 Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Herndon-Monroe P+R Bay E to Wiehle Metro South Bay Q
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Center St @ Locust St to Herndon-Monroe P+R Bay F
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberX Car Seat
$45 - $60
UberXL
$60 - $80
Black
$100 - $130
Black Car Seat
$110 - $140
Black SUV Car Seat
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Taxi from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport (DCA)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Shuttle from Herndon to Reagan Washington Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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