OVERVIEW

DRIVING

DCA is about four miles from downtown Washington.

PARKING

*** Summer Parking Advisory ***

Airport officials expect parking to be at a premium Tuesdays through Thursdays throughout the summer. Travelers are advised to consider alternate transportation, including taxis or the Metro. Travelers who do need to park at the airport can get real-time parking information online or by phone at 703-417-PARK (703-417-7275).

Cheapest: Parking is $9 daily and $3 hourly in the economy lot, with a free shuttle to the terminals.

Most convenient: Hourly parking near each terminal is $2 per half-hour. Daily parking is $15 for Terminal A and $28 for B and C. The first 20 minutes are free.

Valet parking: $40 the first day; $30 for days two and three; $25 each additional day. Advanced reservations are encouraged; call (703) 417-1234. Pull up in front of Terminal A.

More info: Call 703-417-7275 or tune to 530 AM.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION

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