Travel Options to Local Destinations from Reagan National Airport

Downtown Washington, DC attractions and Smithsonian Museums

  • Taxicabdirectly from Reagan National. Washington D.C. is directly across the Potomac River from the Airport.
  • Metrorail to Washington, D.C. Metrorail runs directly from Reagan National to numerous points of interest in Washington, including the Smithsonian Museums.

Union Station (Amtrak and MARC Rail)

  • More expensive: Taxicab directly from Reagan National. Union station is about 5.5 miles away in Washington, D.C.
  • Less expensive: Metrorail from Reagan National Airport station. Board the Yellow Line train to Gallery Place station, then transfer to the Red Line train to Union Station.

Washington Dulles International Airport

  • Most expensive: Taxicab directly from Reagan National. Distance is about 30 miles.
  • Less expensive: SuperShuttle shared ride service from Reagan National.
  • Least expensive: Take Metrorail from Reagan National Airport station to Rosslyn station and board Metrobus Route 5A to Dulles, or Take Metrorail from Reagan National Airport station to West Falls Chursh station and board Washington Flyer Coach direct service to Dulles.
  • Note: The Airports Authority does not provide a dedicated shuttle between the airports.

BWI (Baltimore Washington Thurgood Marshall) Airport

  • Most expensive: Taxicab directly from Reagan National. Distance is about 40 miles.
  • Less expensive: SuperShuttle shared ride service from Reagan National.
  • Less expensive: Take Metrorail from Reagan National Airport station to Union Station and board MARC Commuter Rail to BWI Marshall Rail Station.
  • Least expensive: Take Metrorail from Reagan National Airport station to Greenbelt station and board Metrobus Route B30 to BWI Airport. Note: The Airports Authority does not provide a dedicated shuttle between the airports.