There are 6 ways to get from Tysons to Alexandria by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the subway from GREENSBORO station to ROSSLYN station Silver
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station Blue

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Rt 7 Leesburg Pk & Towers Crescent Dr to King St Station & Bus Bay F 28A

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tysons to Alexandria 19 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Tysons to Alexandria 19 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tysons to Alexandria 19 miles

$24 - $35

Bikeshare  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Cycle from Greensboro & International Dr to King St & Patrick St 16.2 miles

$7

What companies run services between Tysons, VA, USA and Alexandria, VA, USA?

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Tysons to Alexandria every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from GREENSBORO station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from ROSSLYN station to Braddock Rd Metrorail Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Rt 7 Leesburg Pk & Towers Crescent Dr to King St Station & Bus Bay F
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tysons to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$24 - $35
uberWAV
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
uberX + Car Seat
$35 - $45
uberXL
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$85 - $110
SUV + Car Seat
$95 - $120
UberSUV
$90 - $110
Capital BikeShare
Website
capitalbikeshare.com
Bike from Greensboro & International Dr to King St & Patrick St
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Tysons to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tysons to Alexandria?

The distance between Tysons and Alexandria is 20 km. The road distance is 30 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tysons to Alexandria?

The cheapest way to get from Tysons to Alexandria is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tysons to Alexandria?

The quickest way to get from Tysons to Alexandria is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $60 - $80.

Is there a direct bus between Tysons and Alexandria?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rt 7 Leesburg Pk & Towers Crescent Dr and arriving at King St Station & Bus Bay F. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Tysons to Alexandria?

It takes approximately 44 min to get from Tysons to Alexandria, including transfers.