The Washington, DC area is served by three major
airportsReagan Washington National, Dulles International, and
By Taxi From Local Airports to NIH (Bethesda):
Via Metrorail to NIH:
NIH is located at the Medical Center stop on the Red Line.
Metrorail service is available
from Reagan Washington National Airport and from Union Station (railway).
- From National Airport, board a Yellow Line train (marked
Mt. Vernon Square), and transfer to a Red Line train (marked Shady Grove) at
the Gallery Place-Chinatown station. Exit the train at the Medical Center Metro
- From Union Station, board a Red Line train marked Shady
Grove or Grosvenor to the Medical Center Station.
The station's escalators come out on the NIH campus.