How to Get Here and Around Town

How to Get Here and Around Town


Baltimore/Washington International Airport
Maryland Telephone: (301) 261-1000 (general information), (301) 261-1091 (ground transportation), and (301) 674-1167 (Amtrak BWI Station)

Dulles International Airport
Chantilly, Virginia Telephone numbers general information 703/471-7838, lost and found - 703/471-4114, taxi service - 703/528-4440 and 703/661-8636 (travelers aid).

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Telephone: 703/685-8000 for general information, 703/685-8034 for lost and found, 703/637-7000 for metro information, and 703/684-3472 for travelers aid and paging.

Public Transportation and Tour Providers

Metrorail (Subway)
Telephone: (202) 962-1234
Hours: Open Mon-Thurs, 5:30 a.m. – Midnight; Friday 5:30 a.m. – 3 a.m.; Saturday 7 a.m. – 3 a.m.; Sunday 7 a.m. – Midnight; & special schedules on holidays.

Telephone: (202) 637-7000 (transit information, timetable requests & parking information), (202) 962-1245 (handicapped assistance), & (202) 962-1196 (lost & found)
Hours: Open 6:00am to 11:30pm (days & times vary by route)

Tour Mobile Sightseeing
Telephone: (202) 554-5100
Hours: Tours times and days vary. Call for information.
Tours available: Arlington National Cemetery; American Heritage Tour of Washington, D.C. & Arlington National Cemetery; George Washington's Mount Vernon: Estate and Gardens Tour; Frederick Douglass Historic Site; Washington by Night (Seasonal call for information)

DC Duck Tours
Telephone: (202) 966-3825
Hours: Duck mobiles depart hourly from Union Station.
Tours available: The 90 minute, fully narrated tour covers the mall, museums, monuments, splashing down in the Potomac.

Helpful Maps

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Map of the Mall

Washington, D.C. Sightseeing Map

Map of the DC Metro System

White House Map of Downtown Washington

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