Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority

Dulles International Airport

NEW in 2014: Washington Flyer Bus Service to Metrorail System


About Silver Line Express

Metro to Dulles is now closer than ever. With direct service to Metro's Silver Line, the Silver Line Express Bus provides a convenient, economical connection between the Dulles Main Terminal and the Silver Line's Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail Station, just minutes away.

The Silver Line Express Bus replaces the discontinued Washington Flyer Coach to/from the West Falls Church Metro station while still offering first-rate travel at lower prices. With Silver Line Express, your total trip cost between between Dulles and any station in the Metrorail system will be $11 or less. A printable brochure (PDF) is available at this link.

New Bus Amenities Include:

  • Low fares ($5 each way, $4 each way for airport employees)
  • More frequent service
  • Convenient front-door service at Dulles (Arrivals door #4 in the center of the Terminal)
  • Free Wi-Fi on-board
  • Spacious on-board luggage storage
Silver Line Express Bus Frequency:


Click here to view or print the complete timetable (PDF)

Bus tickets are available for purchase (with cash or credit card) at the ticket counter located inside the Arrivals level of the Main Terminal. Passengers boarding at the Wiehle-Reston East Metro station can purchase their ticket when the bus arrives at the airport. Metrorail farecards are available for purchase inside any Metro station. Rail fare info: www.wmata.com

 Dulles Airport Bus Location

Metrorail Station Bus Location 

Click here for a larger printer-friendly map (PDF file)

Click here to read the July 17, 2014 press release about the Silver Line Express.