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

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Subway  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station Silver
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station Red

$11 - $16

6 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the bus from 7Th St & Independence Ave Sw to Wisconsin Ave Nw & Western Ave 30S / ...
  3. Take the bus from Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J to W Montgomery Ave & S Adams St T2

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville 30.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville 30.4 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Dulles Airport to Rockville 30.3 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dulles Airport to Rockville

$16 - $75

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville 30.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville is to towncar which costs $130 - $190 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at W Montgomery Ave & S Adams St via 7Th St & Independence Ave Sw and Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Rockville is 18 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville without a car is to subway which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville 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 Rockville bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at W Montgomery Ave & S Adams St station.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville.
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  • Distance: 18.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 7Th St & Independence Ave Sw, Wisconsin Ave Nw & Western Ave, and Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from 7Th St & Independence Ave Sw to Wisconsin Ave Nw & Western Ave
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Friendship Hts Sta & Bus Bay J to W Montgomery Ave & S Adams St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Friendship Heights Station & Bay J to W Montgomery Ave & Adams St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Other operators
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberX Car Seat
$50 - $65
UberXL
$70 - $90
Black
$110 - $150
Black Car Seat
$120 - $160
Black SUV Car Seat
$140 - $180
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Rockville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dulles Airport to Rockville
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from Dulles Airport to Rockville
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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