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

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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Subway, bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to PENTAGON station Yellow / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pentagon Transit Ctr & Bus Bay U5 to Shirlington Transit Station & Bus Bay B 7A / ...

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from S Bell St & 18Th St to Shirlington Transit Center & Bus Bay D 23B / ...

6 alternative options

Subway, line 87 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to PENTAGON station Yellow / ...
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Pentagon Metro @ Bay U3 to S Randolf Street SB @ Campbell Ave, FS 87

Bus via PENTAGON station  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pentagon Station & Bus Bay U4 to Arlington Mill Dr & Campbell Ave 22A / ...

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington 5.5 miles

Towncar  •  9 min

  1. Take a town car from Reagan Washington Airport to Shirlington 5.5 miles

Shuttle  •  9 min

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

Walk  •  1h 6m

  1. Walk from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington 3.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington is to bus which costs $1 - $5 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington is to taxi which costs $21 - $26 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Shirlington is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington without a car is to subway and bus which takes 23 min and costs $2 - $5.

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It takes approximately 23 min to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington, including transfers.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Shirlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from S Bell St & 18Th St to Shirlington Transit Center & Bus Bay D hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NATIONAL AIRPORT station to PENTAGON station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Pentagon Transit Ctr & Bus Bay U5 to Shirlington Transit Station & Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from S Bell St & 18Th St to Shirlington Transit Center & Bus Bay D
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Bus from Pentagon Station & Bus Bay U4 to Arlington Mill Dr & Campbell Ave
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Senior / Disabled
$1
Arlington Transit
Phone
+1 703-228-7433
Website
arlingtontransit.com
Bus from Pentagon Metro @ Bay U3 to Shirlington Station Bay E
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arlingtontransit.com
Bus from Pentagon Metro @ Bay U3 to S Randolf Street SB @ Campbell Ave, FS
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arlingtontransit.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 Shirlington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Shuttle
$21 - $45
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 Shirlington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Private
$80 - $110
Taxi from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Shirlington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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