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There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD 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, subway  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C 5A
  2. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to SILVER SPRING station Red

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 983 bus, subway, bus  •  2h 26m

  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 MCPHERSON SQ station
  3. Take the bus from Franklin Square & Bus Bay D to Eastern Ave & 13Th St S2

$6 - $10

7 alternative options

Subway  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to METRO CENTER station Silver
  2. Take the subway from METRO CENTER station to SILVER SPRING station Red

$9 - $13

Bus, line 70 bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw 5A
  2. Take the line 70 bus from 9Th St & Constitution Ave to Georgia Ave & Burlington Ave 70

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  37m

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD 29.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  37m

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD 29.8 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  37m

  1. Take a town car from Washington Dulles Airport to Silver Spring, MD 29.8 miles

$130 - $180

Shuttle  •  37m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Silver Spring, MD

$16 - $75

Uber  •  37m

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD 29.8 miles

$38 - $44

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD. However, there are services departing from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door and arriving at Georgia Ave & Burlington Ave via 9Th St & Constitution Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Silver Spring, MD is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 26m and costs $10 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD, including transfers.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD 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 Silver Spring, MD bus services, operated by Metro Washington DC, arrive at Georgia Ave & Burlington Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD is 30 miles. It takes approximately 37m to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD.

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There are 925+ hotels available in Silver Spring, MD. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD.
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  • Distance: 23 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

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

You can take a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw, 9Th St & Constitution Ave, and Georgia Ave & Burlington Ave in around 2h 1m.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from METRO CENTER station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to MCPHERSON SQ station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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 N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to D St Sw & 7Th St Sw
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from 9Th St & Constitution Ave to Georgia Ave & Burlington Ave
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus from Franklin Square & Bus Bay D to Eastern Ave & 13Th St
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Fairfax Connector
Website
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
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Silver Spring, MD
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport to Silver Spring, MD
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Private
$130 - $180
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$38 - $44
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$38 - $44
UberX Car Seat
$50 - $56
UberX
$40 - $45
WAV
$40 - $45
Comfort
$55 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $90
Black
$110 - $130
Black Car Seat
$120 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $150
Black SUV Car Seat
$130 - $160
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Silver Spring, MD
Ave. Duration
37m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Reston Express
Phone
+1 703-402-1137
Website
restonexpress.com

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