This major travel hub supports domestic and international air travel on a wide variety of airlines — more than 30, in fact. A main terminal and four additional concourses see more than 20 million passengers annually, and plans for expansion could increase that number to 70 million in the future. Dulles boasts one of the fastest security processing times in the US with numerous Passport Kiosks and offers a Customs mobile app to help expedite completing forms.
Aside from being a world-class travel facility, Dulles offers fantastic amenities and is committed to an arts programme featuring diverse regional, national and international rotating exhibits, public art displays and live performances. The airport also features a variety of high-end retail outlets, award-winning restaurants including dining options from celebrated chefs Wolfgang Puck and Michael Symon, and spa services.
Other Dulles Highlights:
- Speedy AeroTrain service to move between terminals
- Silver Line Express Bus providing a convenient, economical connection between Dulles and the Silver Line's Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail station.
- Free WiFi and charging stations
- Online duty-free shopping
Nonstop service from London on British Airways, United Airlines and Virgin Atlantic; nonstop service from Manchester on United Airlines; nonstop service from Dublin on Aer Lingus and United Airlines.
Distance to DC: 26 miles
Transportation*: Taxi to DC ($65); shared van ($30 to DC); Metrobus 5A ($7 to Rosslyn Metro station or L’Enfant Plaza Metro station); Washington Flyer Silver Line Express Bus ($5 to Wiehle-Reston East Metro station); car rental (starting at $45 per day)
Distance to DC: Less than 1 mile
Transportation: Taxi to DC ($18); shared van ($15); Metro to DC ($2); rental car (starting at $50 per day)
Non-stop service from London on British Airways.
Distance to DC: 30 miles
Transportation: Taxi ($90 to DC); shared van ($40 to DC); Amtrak train ($15 and up to DC); rental car (starting at $30 per day); MARC train ($7 to DC)
* Prices are approximate and subject to change. For airport information and air service maps, see each airport’s website.
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