There are 9 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station by bus, subway, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington Charlottesville

$4 - $16

8 alternative options

Bus via D St Sw & 7Th St Sw  •  1h 12m

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

$8

Bus, subway  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4 to Wiehle-Reston East Station Silver Line Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to METRO CENTER station Silver

$7 - $12

Line 983 bus, subway  •  1h 38m

  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 METRO CENTER station Silver

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station 28.5 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station 28.5 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from Washington Dulles Airport to Union Station 28.5 miles

$120 - $180

Shuttle  •  36 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Union Station

$40 - $55

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station 28.5 miles

$37 - $42

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station is to taxi which costs $90 - $120 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington Dulles Airport and arriving at Washington. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Union Station is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs $4 - $16.

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The bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington takes 50 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Washington Dulles Airport station.

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Washington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station is 28 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington 5 times a week. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to METRO CENTER station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Washington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
megabus.com
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
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Dulles Airport to Wiehle Metro Bay K
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Dulles Airport to Sunset Hills Rd and Isaac Newton Sq
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Union Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Shuttle
$40 - $55
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport to Union Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Private
$120 - $180
Uber Washington D.C.
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$37 - $42
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$37 - $42
UberX Car Seat
$49 - $54
UberX
$39 - $43
WAV
$39 - $43
Comfort
$50 - $60
UberXL
$75 - $85
Black
$100 - $120
Black Car Seat
$110 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $140
Black SUV Car Seat
$130 - $150
Taxi from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Union Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
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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