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There are 8 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1h 18m

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

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 983 bus, subway, bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the line 983 bus from Dulles Airport to Sunset Hills Rd and Isaac Newton Sq 983 / ...
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to Ballston Metro
  3. Take the bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay E to Arlington Mill Dr & Randolph St 10B / ...

$5 - $9

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4 to Wiehle-Reston East Station 981
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to Ballston Metro
  3. Take the bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay E to Shirlington Rd & Four Mile Run Dr 10B / ...

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  34m

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington 25 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  34m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington 25 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  34m

  1. Take a town car from Washington Dulles Airport to Shirlington 25 miles

$120 - $170

Shuttle  •  34m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Shirlington

$16 - $75

Uber  •  34m

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington 25 miles

$33 - $38

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 34m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Shirlington is 21 miles. The road distance is 25 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington without a car is to bus which takes 1h 18m and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1h 18m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington is 25 miles. It takes approximately 34m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington.

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There are 898+ hotels available in Shirlington. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 18m

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

Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 36m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
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 C
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay E to Shirlington Rd & Four Mile Run Dr
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Ballston Station & Bus Bay E to Arlington Mill Dr & Randolph St
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Every 15 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
15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flydulles.com
Fairfax Connector
Website
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Dulles Airport to Wiehle Metro Bay K
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Dulles Airport to Sunset Hills Rd and Isaac Newton Sq
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Arlington Transit
Phone
+1 703-228-7433
Website
arlingtontransit.com
Bus from Ballston Metro F, Fairfax Dr, EB @ N Stafford, NS to S Randolf Street SB @ Campbell Ave, FS
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arlingtontransit.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Shirlington
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport to Shirlington
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Private
$120 - $170
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$33 - $38
UberX Car Seat
$45 - $50
UberX
$35 - $39
WAV
$35 - $39
Comfort
$48 - $54
UberXL
$65 - $75
Black
$95 - $105
Black Car Seat
$100 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $130
Black SUV Car Seat
$120 - $140
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Shirlington
Ave. Duration
34m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com
Yellow Cab Services
Phone
+1-866-302-9898
Website
yellowcabservices.com

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