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

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Recommended option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station Orange / ...

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus, subway via Wiehle-Reston East Station  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4 to Wiehle-Reston East Station
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EASTERN MARKET station
  3. Take the subway from EASTERN MARKET station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  4. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay B to Northview Dr & Collington Rd B21 / ...

$11 - $18

5 alternative options

Bus, line 74 bus, line 4407 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the line 74 bus from 7Th St & E St Sw to K St Nw & 6Th St Nw 74
  3. Take the line 4407 bus from Washington, Dc to New Carrollton, Md 951
  4. Take the bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay B to Northview Dr & Collington Rd B21 / ...

$20 - $36

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie 48.2 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie 48.2 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Bowie 48 miles

$170 - $240

Shuttle  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dulles Airport to Bowie

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Northview Dr & Collington Rd via 7Th St & E St Sw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, Washington, Dc and New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Bowie is 39 miles. The road distance is 48.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie 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 Bowie bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Northview Dr & Collington Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie.

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There are 118+ hotels available in Bowie. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie.
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  • Distance: 38.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Bowie, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 7Th St & E St Sw, K St Nw & 6Th St Nw, Massachusetts Avenue and 5th Street NW, First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE, Washington, Dc, New Carrollton, Md, and New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay B in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EASTERN MARKET station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EASTERN MARKET station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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 D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay B to Northview Dr & Collington Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from 7Th St & E St Sw to K St Nw & 6Th St Nw
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Silver Line Express
Phone
+1(703)-572-7661
Website
flydulles.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4 to Wiehle-Reston East Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flydulles.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Other operators
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Bowie
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Bowie
Estimated price
$170 - $240
Shuttle from Dulles Airport to Bowie
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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