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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B 5A

$8

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Wiehle-Reston East Station Silver Express
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station Silver

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington 25.2 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington 25.2 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Arlington 25.1 miles

$120 - $170

Shuttle  •  34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dulles Airport to Arlington

$16 - $75

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington 25.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington is to towncar which costs $120 - $170 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Arlington is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs $8.

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The bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, depart from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door station.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington.
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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Arlington, VA, USA?

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay B
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
MWAA
Phone
+1(703) 417-8600
Website
mwaa.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Wiehle-Reston East Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flydulles.com
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $45
UberX Car Seat
$40 - $60
UberXL
$60 - $75
Black
$95 - $130
Black Car Seat
$100 - $140
Black SUV Car Seat
$120 - $150
Black SUV
$110 - $140
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Arlington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Arlington
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Shuttle from Dulles Airport to Arlington
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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