Air & Rail
Getting Here

Airports & train stations

Getting to Arlington is easy, whether you travel by air or rail.

Arlington is home to Reagan National Airport, and within a quick Metro ride or drive from Amtrak stations in Washington, D.C., and Alexandria, Virginia. Consider these options when booking your flight or train reservations.

Area Airports

Reagan National Airport (DCA) 
Arlington, VA 
Getting to and from there: Reagan Airport is a stop on Metrorail's Blue and Yellow Lines. It is also just minutes to Arlington hotels via taxicab, rideshare or shuttle. See transportation and parking options

Dulles International Airport (IAD) 
Chantilly, VA (21 miles or 34 km from Arlington)
Getting to and from there: The Silver Line Express Bus provides direct service from Dulles' Terminal to the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station. See transportation and parking options

BWI Marshall Airport (BWI)
Linthicum, MD (37 miles or 60 km from Arlington)
Getting to and from there: BWI is accessible via the MTA MARC Train, buses, taxicabs, rideshares and more. See transportation and parking options.

Area Train Stations

Amtrak Washington, D.C. Union Station (WAS) (5 miles or 8 km from Arlington)
Getting to and from there: Union Station is on Metrorail's Red Line, and is also accessible via taxicabs, rideshares and more.

Amtrak Alexandria, VA Station (ALX) (7 miles or 11 km from Arlington)
Getting to and from there: Alexandria Station is near the King Street Station on Metrorail's Blue Line, and is also accessible via taxicabs, rideshares and more.

Amtrak Lorton, VA Station (LOR - Auto Train Only) (17 miles or 28 km from Arlington)
Getting to and from there: Lorton Station is accessible by car via I-95 and I-395, and by taxicabs, rideshares and more.