Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority

Welcome to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is located in Arlington, VA just across the Potomac River from the Nation’s Capital.  Learn more...

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What's New?

Construction Project at Reagan National

DCA_garage_hotbuttonA project to add over 1400 spaces of Garage Parking is now underway. Please click on the icon for the latest information.
Click here for real-time space availability.

Temporary Closure of Bicycle Rack

Due to construction work underway to expand Garage B/C, the bicycle rack at the garage location is closed. Access will be restored when construction is complete. Please click here to view other bicycle parking locations at Reagan National.

NEW! Airport Tours Available to Student Groups

Student Tours of Ronald Reagan Washington National and Washington Dulles International Airports are offered year round on a first come, first served basis. Tours are not available on federal holidays or during the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, and the 4th of July. At the present time, tours are restricted to student groups only. Click here for information and to apply

CLEAR Registered Traveler Program Now Operating

Verified Identity Pass Inc (CLEAR). began operating a Registered Traveler program at both Reagan National and Dulles International in March. The program is designed to enhance customer service and improve screening wait times. Enrollees in the program will have access to registered traveler security lanes at all other U.S. airports with similar programs. Please click here for more information or to enroll.

Reagan National Airport Wins Airport Best Concession Awards

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport has been selected by Airport Revenue News to receive two awards. In the Medium Size Airport division, Reagan National won awards for being the Airport with the "Best Concession Program Design" and "Airport with the Best Concessions Management Team."

New USO Lounge Now Open

The United Service Organizations have a new USO Lounge at Reagan National serving military personnel and their families. The lounge is located on the Main level of Terminal A across from Lost and Found and is open daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, please click here.

Restrictions Regarding Traveling with Lithium Batteries

As of January 1, 2008, passengers may not pack loose (or “spare”) lithium batteries in checked luggage. Instead these batteries must be installed in your carry-on electronic device or packaged to reduce the risk of overheating. Passengers may not bring more than two spare lithium batteries on board the flight. More details are available at the U.S. Department of Transportation website (click here).

Major Road Project near Reagan National

The National Park Service is reconstructing a bridge on the George Washington Parkway about a mile north of Reagan National Airport. The 3-year roadway project began in January 2008. Two lanes of Parkway traffic are to remain open in each direction during rush hours but lane closures could occur at other times. Please click this link for more project information:

Wireless Internet Access is Available Throughout the Airport

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Parking Lot Advisory for Midweek Travelers

Motorists who are planning to drive and park at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport should check parking availability before traveling to the airport. Parking is frequently at a premium Tuesdays through Thursdays. Click here for real-time parking availability.

Volunteer at Your Local Airports!

There is a need for volunteers to work with Travelers Aid at Reagan National and Dulles International Airports. You can also choose to be a Mobile Guide, a new service in which you scout for travelers with questions and assist them. If you can spare 3 1/2 to 4 hours a week and would like to help air travelers, please contact Travelers Aid at Reagan National: