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

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Bus, subway  •  57 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 EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  3. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station

$9 - $10

6 alternative options

Bus, subway, line 463 bus  •  1 h 17 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 TYSONS CORNER station
  3. Take the line 463 bus from Tysons Corner Metro Bay A to Vienna Metro North Bay F 463

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax 17.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax 17.6 miles

$1 - $3

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Fairfax 17.5 miles

$100 - $150

Shuttle  •  25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dulles Airport to Fairfax

$16 - $75

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax 17.6 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Fairfax is 11 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax without a car is to bus and subway which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

There is no direct connection from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax. However, you can take the bus to Wiehle-Reston East Station, take the walk to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, take the subway to EAST FALLS CHURCH station, then take the subway to VIENNA station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax via Wiehle-Reston East Station, WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, TYSONS CORNER station, and Tysons Corner Metro Bay A in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to VIENNA station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to TYSONS CORNER station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
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
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Tysons Corner Metro Bay A to Vienna Metro North Bay F
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$24 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
WAV
$26 - $35
UberX Car Seat
$35 - $45
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$70 - $90
Black Car Seat
$80 - $110
Black SUV Car Seat
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Fairfax
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Fairfax
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Shuttle from Dulles Airport to Fairfax
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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