Washington DC Airports and Transportation

How to get to and from the airports, and getting around the city on public transportation

Washington DC Airports

The Washington area is served by three airports, the Washington Dulles International Airport, Baltimore-Washington International Airport, and Reagan National Airport. To reach the city, use a coach service or a taxi. Reagen National also connects to the metrorail service.
You may also consider these transfer options:

Transfers from the Airport

If you don't wish to rely on public transportation and prefer the convenience of a transfer, here are your options:


Getting Around Washington D.C.

The center of Washington DC, where most of the sights are located, is of manageable size and you can explore most of the city on foot. For everywhere else you should use the metrorail (although best avoided at rush hours) or a taxi.

Car Rental

To go elsewhere in the United States by car, check the cheapest rental rates:

Car Rentals

Washington DC Map

Washington DC City Break Travel Planner

  • Get a Room
  • Look for the right type of accommodation at the right place and at the right price for you:


  • Get the Tourist Card
  • Enjoy free admission to top attractions, and get a complimentary guidebook:

    Tourist Card

  • Plan Your Sightseeing
  • Hop on a sightseeing bus, go on a walking tour, a cruise or day trip:

    Tours & Activities