There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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, bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Silver
  2. Silver Express

$10 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 5A

$8

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. 32.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  46 min

  1. 32.1 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. 32.1 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  46 min

$16 - $75

Uber  •  46 min

  1. 32.1 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is 39 km. The road distance is 51 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs $100 - $130.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw and arriving at Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), including transfers.

What companies run services between Union Station, DC, USA and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA?

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
MWAA
Phone
+1(703) 417-8600
Website
mwaa.com
Bus from Wiehle-Reston East Station to Washington Dulles Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flydulles.com
Metro Washington DC
Website
wmata.com
Bus from D St Sw & 7Th St Sw to Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberX + Car Seat
$50 - $65
uberWAV
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
uberXL
$70 - $90
UberBLACK
$120 - $160
BLACK CAR + Car Seat
$130 - $170
SUV + Car Seat
$140 - $190
UberSUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
https://dfhv.dc.gov/
Website
dfhv.dc.gov
Red Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-285-1632
Website
redcabdc.com
Mats DC
Phone
+1 202-480-6807
Website
dcmats.com
Yellow Cab DC
Phone
+1 202-544-1212
Website
dcyellowcab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from Union Station to Washington Dulles Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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