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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A

$10

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 33 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 L'ENFANT PLAZA station
  3. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to SHAW station

$9 - $12

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University 32 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University 32 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Howard University 31.9 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dulles Airport to Howard University

$16 - $75

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University 32 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University is to towncar which costs $130 - $190 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Howard University is 23 miles. The road distance is 32 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University is 32 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to L'ENFANT PLAZA station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to SHAW station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
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
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
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberX Car Seat
$50 - $70
UberXL
$75 - $95
Black
$120 - $160
Black Car Seat
$130 - $170
Black SUV Car Seat
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Howard University
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Howard University
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from Dulles Airport to Howard University
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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