When you look down from your flight to Washington DC, you'll notice the dignified monuments befitting a national capital. All of them charge no admission fee, which should be a relief if you bought one of the cheap tickets to Washington DC. The National Zoo and most of the museums of the Smithsonian Institution are also free. So, beyond the cost of any Washington DC vacation packages, you won't have to spend for more than food and a few incidentals. All flights to Washington DC land at Dulles International (IAD).
Transportation From IAD
If you want to save on time and transportation costs, check if any of the Washington DC hotels by Dulles International have a complimentary shuttle. Otherwise, the Silver Line Express connects to the Metro or city subway system. Tickets for the bus are available at the arrivals' level of the main terminal. If you prefer cabs, know the Washington Flyer Taxis rely on frequently inspected meters to calculate your fare to town. If you're frugal, however, the Washington Flyer Shared Van and Supper Shuttle offer door-to-door shuttle service. For a more convenient alternative, all the big rental car companies have counters at the airport. Book your rental car with your plane tickets to Washington DC on Travelocity for special deals. The site lets you search over 400 airlines and more than 510,000 hotels worldwide to find the best prices.
Admire Washington DC
The sooner you book your travel tickets, the sooner you can enjoy the attractions of Washington DC. Get mobile exclusive deals on the Travelocity app by searching for cheap flights to Washington DC or the best combination of hotel, rental car and airfare to Washington DC. The impressive buildings and structures around may make you forget that it's a living metropolis with nightlife, shopping, bars and restaurants.