Transportation from Major Airports (BWI, IAD, DCA)
Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI):
To both locations: Connecting transportation services include Amtrak/Marc Rail, Metro and private bus lines. Taxi and shuttle services are also available. See http://www.bwiairport.com/ for more information.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD):
To the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center:
Shuttle Bus Service from Dulles International Airport to the Udvar-Hazy Center:
Virginia Regional Transit (VRTA) provides connecting bus service between Dulles International Airport, Dulles Town Center and the Udvar-Hazy Center. Free transfers from other VRTA routes that transit the Dulles Town Center are available. Schedules, fares and route information for Loudoun County are available on the VRTA web site. More information: phone: 540-338-1610.
The Udvar-Hazy Center is located approx. 2.5 miles from the Washington Dulles International Airport terminal. Taxi service is available to the museum with rates averaging $14-$15 (estimated as of December, 2009, prices subject to change).
To the National Mall building: The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority web site provides Ground Transportation options from Washington Dulles International Airport.
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA):
To the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: Connecting mass-transit services include Metro and bus lines. Taxi and shuttle services are also available. See the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority web site for Ground Transportation options.
To the National Mall building: The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is located in Alexandria, VA, just across the Potomac River from downtown Washington, DC. Taxi service is available or you can use Metrorail. The Metrorail station is accessible via covered bridge from the airport terminal. Take the Yellow Line toward Gallery Place/Chinatown and get off at L'Enfant Plaza. Exit the Metro station using the Maryland Avenue exit. Follow 7th Street or Maryland Avenue north to Independence Avenue. The Museum is located across Independence Avenue.
Driving Directions to the National Air and Space Museum, National Mall Building
to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center