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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Subway  •  31 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to WEST HYATTSVILLE station Yellow

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Subway, bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FARRAGUT WEST station Blue
  2. Take the bus from 17Th St & I St Nw to Eastern Ave Ne & 28Th St G8

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier 9 miles

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier 9 miles

Towncar  •  15 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Mount Rainier 9 miles

Shuttle  •  15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Reagan Washington Airport to Mount Rainier

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier by subway and bus

The journey time between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Mount Rainier is around 1h 18m and covers a distance of around 14 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest journey normally takes 55 min. Operated by Metro Washington DC, the Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier service departs from NATIONAL AIRPORT station and arrives in Eastern Ave Ne & 28Th St. Typically 378 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 7m
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
1h 18m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
55 min
Journey distance:
14 miles
Services per week:
378
Cheapest price:
$2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
23:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier subway and bus schedules

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

Departing Wednesday

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) → Mount Rainier
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Rules to follow in United States

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Recommended

Travel within United States

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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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 Mount Rainier is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mount Rainier is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Mount Rainier 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: 14 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The fastest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $30 - $40.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from NATIONAL AIRPORT station station and arriving at WEST HYATTSVILLE station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Mount Rainier is 7 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier without a car is to subway which takes 31 min and costs $1 - $4.

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The subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to WEST HYATTSVILLE station takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier train services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at WEST HYATTSVILLE station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier is 9 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier.
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  • Distance: 7.5 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Metro Washington DC operates a vehicle from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to WEST HYATTSVILLE station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to WEST HYATTSVILLE station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $3
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from 17Th St & I St Nw to Eastern Ave Ne & 28Th St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
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 Mount Rainier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Shuttle
$26 - $50
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 Mount Rainier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Private
$85 - $120
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Mount Rainier
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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