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There are 7 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Subway via FORT TOTTEN station  •  41 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FORT TOTTEN station Yellow
  2. Take the subway from FORT TOTTEN station to FOREST GLEN station Red

$5 - $7

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Subway  •  48 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to METRO CENTER station Blue
  2. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to FOREST GLEN station Red

$5 - $7

5 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FARRAGUT WEST station Blue
  2. Take the bus from 16Th St & I St to Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 103 S2 / ...

$7 - $13

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen 12.3 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen 12.3 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Forest Glen 12.3 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  19 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Reagan Washington Airport to Forest Glen

$30 - $55

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen by subway

The subway journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Forest Glen is around 55 min and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest subway normally takes 48 min. Operated by Metro Washington DC, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen subway service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in FOREST GLEN station. Typically 788 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
55 min
Fastest subway time:
48 min
Subway distance:
17 miles
Subways per week:
788
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen subway schedules

Subway services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Subways departing Saturday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Forest Glen
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Forest Glen is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Forest Glen is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Forest Glen is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to Forest Glen station. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at FOREST GLEN station via FORT TOTTEN station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Forest Glen is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen without a car is to subway via FORT TOTTEN station which takes 41 min and costs $5 - $7.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen, including transfers.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from NATIONAL AIRPORT station.

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at FOREST GLEN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen is 12 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen.
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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Forest Glen, MD, USA?

You can take a vehicle from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen via FORT TOTTEN station in around 41 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FORT TOTTEN station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FORT TOTTEN station to FOREST GLEN station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to FOREST GLEN station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from 16Th St & I St to Silver Spring Station & Bus Bay 103
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Reagan Washington Airport to Forest Glen
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Shuttle
$30 - $55
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Reagan Washington Airport to Forest Glen
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Private
$90 - $130
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Forest Glen
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov

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