Hotel & Travel


There are three major airports in the Washington, D.C. region: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (airport code: DCA), Washington Dulles International Airport (airport code: IAD) and Baltimore/ Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (airport code: BWI). All three offer multiple US and international flights daily.

Traveling to DC from the airport

Reagan National Airport
Located just across the Potomac River in Virginia and the closest airport to D.C. It is accesssible via its own Metro stop on the Blue and Yellow Lines. To catch a taxi, look for the official taxi stand outside of baggage claim. A ride into downtown D.C. will cost about $15-$20. Visit the Reagan Airport transportation and parking page for more information.
Washington Dulles Airport
Located 26 miles from D.C. in suburban Virginia. It has a dedicated access road that makes getting into the city efficient via car, taxi or airport shuttle. Washington Flyer taxi cabs exclusively serve Dulles Airport. Taxi stands are located outside the main terminal at Door 2 and Door 6. A ride into D.C. will cost about $60-$68.
Washington Flyer also offers a Silver Line Express Bus that drops off at the Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail station about 15 minutes away. Silver Line Express Bus fare is $5 for one way. Purchase tickets inside the airport at Arrivals Door 4. Visit the Dulles Airport transportation and parking page for more information.
Baltimore-Washington International Airport
Located a bit further out in Baltimore, but oftentimes that means you find even better flight deals. BWI Airport is accessible via an Amtrak train route that drops off at D.C.'s Union Station. A reserved seat on the train will cost $15-$30. Visit the BWI Airport ground transportation page for more information.
Rental Cars
All three airports also have a variety of car rental desks. Check with your preferred car rental company for more information. 


There are several hotels within near the Victims of Communism Memorial, Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation, and Union Station.
500 H Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 289-5959
901 6th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 842-2500
15 E Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 347-4200
999 9th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 898-9000
525 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 628-2100