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There are 5 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA by subway, bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway, line 373 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to Franconia Springfield Metro Blue
  2. Take the line 373 bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Vre Bay A 373 / ...

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Subway, train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to KING STREET station Blue / ...
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Lorton Fredericksburg Line

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA 18.2 miles

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA 18.2 miles

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Lorton, VA 18.2 miles

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA by subway and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Lorton, VA is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 19 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest journey normally takes 39 min. Operated by Metro Washington DC and Fairfax Connector, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Lorton Vre Bay A. Typically 355 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
40 min
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
49 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
39 min
Journey distance:
19 miles
Services per week:
355
Cheapest price:
$4
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:37
Last service departs at:
23:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA subway and bus schedules

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) station to Lorton, VA. However, there are services departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arriving at Lorton via Alexandria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Lorton, VA is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA without a car is to subway and line 373 bus which takes 54 min and costs $3 - $8.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA, including transfers.

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

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA train services, operated by Virginia Railway Express, arrive at Lorton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA is 18 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA.

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There are 248+ hotels available in Lorton, VA. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.3 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

There is no direct connection from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA. However, you can take the subway to Franconia Springfield Metro, take the walk to Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G, then take the line 373 bus to Lorton Vre Bay A. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA via KING STREET station and Alexandria in around 1h 25m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to Franconia Springfield Metro
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $3
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to KING STREET station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay G to Lorton Vre Bay A
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
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 Lorton, VA
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Private
$100 - $140
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Lorton, VA
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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