Transportation in and around Washington

Car Rental
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car: the official provider of rental vehicles for the College. 

  • Car2Go: Borrow a Smart Car for transportation around D.C.!

  • Zipcar: A low-cost rental car system with pickup locations throughout D.C. and Virginia.  

Bus Rental
Taxi Services

Virginia taxi services: 

  • Blue Top Cab: 703-243-TAXI (8294) 
  • Red Top Cab of Arlington: 703-522-3333

D.C. taxi services: 

  • Yellow Cab: 202-546-7900  
  • District Cab: 202-398-0500
  • Dynasty Cab: 202-526-1200 
Parking Near Washington Office: 

Capital Bikeshare

This "rent-a-bike" system allows you to get around in the city via bike without having a bicycle of your own. Capital Bikeshare bikes are located at over 110 different stations throughout DC and Arlington, and are available at all hours of the day. 

Area Airports


Train system provides transportation between Williamsburg and D.C., as well as to other locations along the Eastern Seaboard. 

DC Metro (Rail & Bus)

DC Metro is fast, clean, and safe. Close to 750,000 people use this system every day. On the Metro Rail system, the closest stop to the Washington Office is the Dupont Circle station (located on the Red Line). The closest stop to the Buchanan is the Crystal City Metro Stop (located on the Blue and Yellow Lines). On weekdays the Metro Rail system operates from 5:30am until midnight. On Friday and Saturday nights, trains run from 8am to 2am.