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Dulles International Airport (IAD)

METRO SERVICE TO NSF VIA SILVER LINE EXPRESS BUS

Metrorail to Washington Dulles is now closer than ever. With direct service from Dulles Airport to Metro's Silver Line, the Silver Line Express Bus provides a convenient, economical connection between Dulles Airport and the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station on the Silver Line.

Silver Line Express Bus Information:

  • Fares:
    • $5.00 each way. Cash or credit card only. SmartTrip Cards NOT accepted.
    • FREE for children under 2 years of age.

  • Boarding at the Airport:
    • Purchase tickets at the counter located inside Arrival Door 4 in the Terminal, on the Baggage Claim Level.

  • Estimated travel time to Wiehle-Reston Metro Station: 15 minutes

NSF sits directly across the street from the Eisenhower Avenue stop on the Blue and Yellow lines.

Metro Service from Wiehle-Reston to NSF

Estimated travel time: 90 minutes

DRIVING TO NSF

Google Maps Directions

Approximate distance: 30 miles
Estimated travel time: 40 minutes

Washington Dulles International Airport Address: 1 Saarinen Circle, Dulles, VA 20166
National Science Foundation Address: 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22314

Please note: I-66 inside the Beltway is limited to a minimum of 2 passengers (HOV restriction) for eastbound traffic from 6:30 - 9 a.m., and from 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. westbound, Monday through Friday. Ticketed passengers to/from Dulles Airport are exempt from the HOV restriction.

TAXI TO NSF

Dulles Airport Taxi Services

Estimated travel time: 40 minutes

SHUTTLE SERVICES TO NSF

Dulles Airport Shuttle Services

Estimated travel time: 60 minutes

DULLES INTERATIONAL AIRPORT WEBSITE

For more information, please visit the Dulles Airport website here.